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Implementation of Articles 44 and 45 of the Public Procurement Act

Federal Office for Buildings and Logistics

Key facts

Certain tenderers repeatedly prove to be problematic contractual partners for the Federal Administration. The revised Public Procurement Act (PPA) has made it possible to take action against such tenderers. The corresponding Articles 44 and 45 came into force on 1 January 2021. The Swiss Federal Audit Office (SFAO) examined how various federal procurement offices are implementing this legislation.