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  1. For contracts below the European publication threshold, the SNCB Procurement Department, together with the requesting department, selects the candidates who will be sent the specification. If you wish to qualify as a supplier for these contracts, please email qualifications@sncb.be with a brief introduction to your company and your contact details. We will consider whether it is appropriate to create additional suppliers for certain products.
  2. For contracts above the European publication threshold, candidate suppliers must follow the Belgian Official Gazette and the Official Journal of the European Union, in which these contracts are published. By applying for one of these contracts, you will automatically be added to the SNCB supplier database.
  3. SNCB uses a qualification system for a number of strategic components. How do you become qualified?

For contracts below the European publication threshold, the SNCB Procurement Department, together with the requesting department, selects the candidates who will be sent the specification. If you wish to qualify as a supplier for these contracts, please email suppliers@sncb.be with a brief introduction to your company and your contact details. We will consider whether it is appropriate to create additional suppliers for certain products.

For contracts above the European publication threshold, candidate suppliers must follow the Belgian Official Gazette and the Official Journal of the European Union, in which these contracts are published. By applying for one of these contracts, you will automatically be added to the SNCB supplier database.

If you wish to consult the contracts above the publication threshold currently in progress, we invite you to follow this link .

SNCB uses a qualification system for a number of strategic components.

Note: If your company has an IRIS certificate or other rail operator certificate, you may be able to skip some qualification stages.

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Qualification system

Here you will find everything you need to know about the qualification system.

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What do we buy?

The SNCB Procurement Department purchases all of the equipment that a rail operator needs to function

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How do we buy?

At SNCB, all purchases are made in accordance with the law governing public procurement.

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Sustainable procurement

SNCB has a sustainable purchasing policy that effectively combines environmental, economic and social aspects.

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Tools & tips

List of tools used as part of the procedure for awarding public contracts

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