Regulation (2015:527) With Instruction For Procurement Authority

Original Language Title: Förordning (2015:527) med instruktion för Upphandlingsmyndigheten

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section 1 of the public procurement authority has overall responsibility for the

develop, manage and support the procurement carried out

by contracting authorities and entities. The authority shall

push for a legally certain, efficient and socially and

environmentally sustainable procurement for the benefit of the citizens

and business development. The authority shall promote

innovative solutions for procurement.

2 § the museums shall provide support to the contracting authorities,

devices and providers. The aid should be directed towards

1. contribute to the procurement is managed strategically, by

method development or otherwise,

2. help ensure that procurements are planned, implemented, followed

up and evaluated appropriately,

3. push for increased environmental and social considerations, as well as

develop and manage criteria for environmental considerations, including

energy requirements, and social considerations within procurement,

4. increase the competence of innovation procurement,

5. contribute to the entire purchasing process can be implemented

electronically and participate in the standardisation of same,

6. make it easier for small and medium-sized enterprises and non-profit

organisations to participate in procurement, as well as

7. develop and maintain a national database of advertising

of the free market system as well as a database of criteria for environmentally friendly


3 § the museums shall assist the Government with a basis for

development of procurement.

4 § the museums shall, within its field of activity seem to

the generation targets for environmental performance and the environmental quality objectives

as the Parliament has adopted and shall, if necessary, propose

measures for development of environmental work. The authority shall, in

ask about their environmental performance report to and consult with

The environmental protection agency about the reporting and contract follow-up

as needed.

5 § the museums shall promote relevant research within their

business scope as well as follow and promote the

international developments in the field.

6 § the museums shall develop, manage and disseminate statistics

the contract notice.

7 § the museums shall annually publish a report on the development

in the procurement area.


section 8 Authority to interact with government agencies,

in particular, the competition authority, the Swedish governmental agency for innovation systems,

Board of trade, the environmental protection agency, the employment service and

The Swedish work environment authority, as well as with Governments, local authorities, relevant

public organizations and industry to develop

procurement. The authority shall, if necessary, also interact with

other organizations.

The criteria referred to in paragraph 2 of the 3 should be taken forward and developed in the

collaboration with stakeholders, both public and



§ 9 the authority is headed by a head of Government.

10 § at the Agency, there shall be an Advisory Council consisting

of not more than ten members.

Positions and assignments

section 11 of the Director-General is the head of Government.

Staff disciplinary board

section 12 at the Agency, there shall be a staff disciplinary board.

The applicability of a specific regulation

13 § the museums shall apply

the staff representatives Ordinance (1987:1101).