Procurement policy note 08/12: update on modernisation of the European Union procurement rules

This Procurement Policy Note (PPN) [and guidance / documents] is now out of date


Procurement policy note: progress update on the modernisation of EU procurement rules

Request an accessible format.
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.


This Procurement Policy Note (PPN) is now out of date

Procurement policy note 08/12 summarises the latest progress on the modernisation of the procurement rules, at roughly the halfway point in the main EU negotiations.

Published 28 August 2012
Last updated 31 January 2023 + show all updates
  1. This Procurement Policy Note (PPN) is now out of date

  2. First published.