Award Criteria and Award-Related Challenges Under Spanish Public Procurement Law
33 Pages Posted: 30 Aug 2012 Last revised: 23 Jan 2013
Date Written: August 28, 2012
This paper analyzes the rules and administrative practice concerning the selection, weighting and application of award criteria in public procurement procedures under Spanish law. It also touches upon the issue of challenges against award decisions, and the screening of abnormally low bids after tender evaluation and prior to award of the contract.
Keywords: public procurement, award criteria, weightings, challenges, bid protest, abnormally low offers, Spain
JEL Classification: H57, K23, K42
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