Procurement contracts

Legal overview

 SETE is a local public company, with the delegated responsibility of managing the Eiffel Tower. It is subject to:

  • The general principles of public procurement
  • Competition regulations such as those contained in EU Directive 2014/24/EU, the French ruling of 26 November 2018 and the decree of 3 December 2018.

 
The public authority thresholds now stand at €214k for services and provisions, and €5,350k for construction works.

An overview of the general principles of public procurement

The following principles apply:
 

  • Freedom of access to public procurement: the call for applications must not contain requirements beyond those defined in the regulations.

 

  • Equal treatment of applicants: each applicant must receive the same information, in the same conditions and to the same schedule as their competitors. None should receive special treatment of any kind*

 

  • Transparent procedures: each applicant must understand how their application and/or bid will be selected or rejected as soon as the call for applications is issued. Reasons for refusal will be provided upon request

 

Achats publics

On the digitised platform achatpublic.com (notices and consultation dossier)

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BOAMP

On the site of the official bulletin advertising procurement contracts boamp.fr (advertising notices only)

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JOUE

On the digitised platform www.journal-officiel.gouv.fr (notices and consultation dossier)

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