ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Nov 2015

In November 2015, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in the local input requirements for the participation in certain public purchases.

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  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 16 Nov 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Public procurement localisation

On 16 November 2015 the Russian Government approved Decree No. 1236. It stipulates that only Russian software will be admitted to state and municipal orders. In exceptional cases (lack of Russian software with the required functional, technical and/or operation-related characteristics) foreign software may be included in state and municipal orders.

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