According to Article 7(3) of Council Regulation (EC) No 723/2009 of 25 June 2009 on the Community legal framework for a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC), an ERIC is an international organisation within the meaning of Article 9(1)b of Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 on public procurement. As a result, ELI ERIC is entitled to adopt its own procurement policy respecting the principles of transparency, non-discrimination and competition.
Based on the European Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2021/960 of 30 April 2021 establishing the Extreme Light Infrastructure as the Extreme Light Infrastructure European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ELI ERIC) and pursuant to Article 11 of the ELI ERIC Statutes, the ELI ERIC General Assembly adopted the following Procurement Rules on 17 March 2022. These Rules are the governing document for the contracting of goods, works or services by ELI ERIC.
The ELI ERIC Procurement Rules can be downloaded by clicking on the preview below.
For any questions on procurement at ELI ERIC, email procurement [@] eli-laser.eu