Concessions

The Law on public-private partnership and concessions (“Off. Herald of RS”, Nos. 88/2011, 15/2016 and 104/2016) governs:

  • conditions and method of preparing, proposing and approving of public-private partnership projects
  • specifies the entities competent, i.e., authorized to propose and realize the public-private partnership projects
  • rights and obligations of public and private partners
  • form and content of the contract on public-private partnership with or without elements of concession (hereinafter: the public contract) and legal protection in procedures of awarding public contract
  • conditions and manner of concession awarding, subject matter of concession, entities competent, i.e., authorized to conduct concession award procedure, termination of concession
  • protection of rights of the participants in the procedures of awarding public contracts
  • establishing, status and competence of the Commission for Public-Private Partnership, as well as other issues of significance for a public-private partnership, with or without elements of a concession, i.e. for a concession. Continue reading Concessions

Foreign trade in goods according to the provisions of Foreign Trade Act

The basic rules of foreign trade in goods were established by the provisions of Foreign Trade Act (“Off. Herald of RS”, Nos. 36/2009, 36/2011 – other act, 88/2011 and 89/2015 – other act) (hereinafter: Foreign Trade Act).

A foreign trade involving an individual type of goods and services may be regulated separately in keeping with the World Trade Organization rules and the European Union regulations.

Also terms of export, import and transit of goods are defined by the provisions of Foreign Trade Act as follows:

  • The export of goods is carrying out, sending, i.e. delivery of goods from the territory of the Republic of Serbia to the territory of another state or customs territory, in accordance with customs regulations of the Republic of Serbia.
  • The import of goods is carrying in, supplying, i.e. delivering goods from the territory of another state or customs territory to the territory of the Republic of Serbia, in accordance with customs regulations of the Republic of Serbia.
  • The transit of goods is the crossing of goods through the customs territory of the Republic of Serbia, in accordance with customs regulations of the Republic of Serbia. Continue reading Foreign trade in goods according to the provisions of Foreign Trade Act

Free-Trade Zone Organization and Management in Serbia

Free-Trade Zone is a part of the territory of the Republic of Serbia, which is specially fenced-in and marked and in which business is conducted under the conditions provided by the Free-Trade Zone Act (“Off. Herald of RS”, No. 62/2006).

Free-Trade Zone Organization and Management

Management

A free-trade zone is managed by a free-trade zone management company registered for free-trade zone-management.

A free-trade zone may be managed by only one free-trade zone management company. Continue reading Free-Trade Zone Organization and Management in Serbia