Guidance on contracts and contract transparency

Countries are required to document the government's policy on the disclosure of contracts and licenses. 

They are encouraged to publicly disclose contracts and licenses.

Countries that have effectively mandated contract/license disclosure

NRGI published an overview of theory and practice in contract disclosure in March 2017:

Source: Table 1. Overview of contract/license disclosure policy  and practice in EITI implementing countries, p. 14 of the NRGI Study on contract disclosure, March 2017

Countries disclosing contracts online

Our country map indicates what countries have published contracts online. The data on the countries is sourced from the summary data files the national secretariats submitted to the International Secretariat.

Examples of clearly formulated legal requirements with regards to contract and license disclosure