ESIF Procurement Workshop
Description: This is a two hour workshop led by experts from both the Department and Communities of Local Government (DCLG) and the Department of Working Pensions (DWP) providing an overview of ESIF procurement requirements and compliance relating to the running of ESIF projects. This workshop will apply to both European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and European Social Fund (ESF) projects and will cover:
- Procurement regulations and obligations
- Requirements for a procurement policy and procurement plan
- Procurement thresholds
- Examples of common errors
It is advised that anyone currently in contracting stage, initial delivery stage or submitting a Full Application for an ERDF or ESF project should attend this workshop. It is aimed at project delivery staff as well as those likely to be involved in the project from the organisation’s Finance/Procurement teams.
This workshop and the Leeds City Region L-CREATE Technical Assistance Project is part-funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020.