Denmark, Norway and Iceland have entered into cooperation regarding the procurement of pharmaceuticals. The countries will jointly procure and award framework agreements in order to ensure the supply of pharmaceuticals to the public hospitals and health authorities in the countries. In Denmark certain pharmaceuticals is resold to the Faroe Island and Greenland. For this procurement group delivery to Iceland is an option, see Section II.2.11).
Tenders for the pharmaceuticals are invited so that the Contracting Authorities can enter into Framework Agreements for delivery of the pharmaceuticals requested in the list of products and specified under the various lots below (Section II.2.4).
The Framework Agreements are non-exclusive to the supplier. The hospitals and health authorities are not obliged to use the Framework Agreement.