Switzerland - Construction Services - Annex 6 report

Definition: A construction services contract is a contract which has as its objective the realization by whatever means of civil or building works, in the sense of Division 51 of the Central Product Classification (CPC).

List of Construction Services (Division 51, CPC Prov.): show more/less

DescriptionCPCProv
1
Pre-erection work at construction sites
511
2
Construction work for buildings
512
3
Construction work for civil engineering
513
4
Assembly and erection of prefabricated constructions
514
5
Special trade construction work
515
6
Installation work
516
7
Building completion and finishing work
517
8
Other services
518

1 Without prejudicing the commitments undertaken by Switzerland under the WTO General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), the commitments with regard to services in this Agreement are subject to restrictions and conditions regarding market access and national treatment specified in the list of commitments undertaken by Switzerland under GATS.

2 Switzerland will not extend the benefits of this Agreement to services and service providers of Parties which do not include in their own lists, services contracts awarded by the entities mentioned in Annexes 1 to 3 until such time as Switzerland accepts that the Parties concerned give comparable and effective access for Swiss undertakings to the relevant markets.