Since 18 March different authorities (EU, national, local) took measures in Belgium to reduce the spreading of the COVID-19 virus. In order to overcome the economic impact of these decisions, many compensating measures were taken. We provide you with an overview of the most relevant actions that were taken by the competent authorities, updated on a daily basis.
Measures have been taken by the Belgian authorities to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. These measures have serious repercussions on many companies that are used to doing business with authorities and public law entities. Companies may be unable to timely submit a tender in a public procurement procedure or they may no longer be able to perform their obligations under their public contracts. However, the public procurement rules may provide for some relief for those companies.