Useful Links

Useful links for further information on procurement:

 

Documentation:

- Procuring Innovative and Sustainable construction – ICLEI

- Navigate Change – The future of procurement

- Guide on bidding for public sector contracts

- Best practices guide on procurement activities

- Procurer’s Newsletters

 

Websites:

http://ted.europa.eu
Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union
(EU public tenders)

http://www.scoop.it/t/public-procurement-europe
News about Public Procurement in Europe

http://simap.europa.eu/
SIMAP – information system for public procurement (portal)
You’ll find there:
Standard forms for public procurement
Legislation and useful links
Lists of CPV codes, NUTS codes, CPC codes…

http://ec.europa.eu/internal_market/publicprocurement/index_en.htm
Dg Single market – European Commission – page dedicated to public procurement
Legislation
Key documents
Guidelines
Explanatory notes
Public procurement policy
Etc.

http://ec.europa.eu/internal_market/publicprocurement/e-certis/index_en.htm
e-Certis database, containing the most frequently requested documents in procurement procedures across the EU.

http://ec.europa.eu/environment/gpp/index_en.htm
DG Environment – European Commission – page dedicated to Green public procurement

http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/innovation/policy/lead-market-initiative/
DG Enterprise and industry – European Commission – Page dedicated to the Lead Market Initiative for Europe

http://www.wto.org/english/tratop_e/gproc_e/gproc_e.htm
World Trade Organization – Page dedicated to government procurement

http://www.publicprocurementnetwork.org/
Public procurement network – an informal European-wide co-operation network in the field of public procurement

http://www.pianoo.nl/english
PIANOO – public procurement expertise centre (based in NL) – for public buyers that want to share their experience with others.

http://www.peppol.eu/
Peppol – Pan European Public Procurement Online – a project to facilitate eProcurement without borders in Europe

http://www.enterprise-europe-network.ec.europa.eu/index_en.htm
The Enterprise Europe Network – a network of DG Enterprise – European Commission – you can raise your questions to.


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