Nomination process initiated for Members of the Public Procurement Commission.

Proposed Nominees for PPC Commissioners

The Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament of Guyana recently placed an advertisement requesting from national stakeholders, including political parties and civil organisations, the submission of names of proposed nominees to serve as members of the Public Procurement Commission. This move paves the way for the commencement of the process…

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The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) distributes procurement information brochures.

The PPC, on March 9, 2021, distributed copies of its “Tender Preparation Tips for Contractors, Suppliers and Consultants” and “Debarment Procedures” brochures to the Small Business Bureau (SBB) and National Procurement Tender Administration (NPTA). This initiative is part of the public awareness activities of the PPC to enhance the knowledge…

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Public Procurement Commission Conducts Procurement Planning Training

MEDIA RELEASE PUBLIC PROCUREMENT COMMISSION CONDUCTS PROCUREMENT PLANNING TRAINING AND RE-EMPHASISES VALUE OF ITS PROCUREMENT MONITORING SOFTWARE. The Public Procurement Commission, the regulatory body for public procurement in Guyana, conducted three (3) virtual training workshops for procuring entities over the period February 8 -12, 2021 on the topic of procurement…

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PUBLIC PROCUREMENT SYSTEM (PPS) CAPACITY BUILDING TASK FORCE LAUNCHED

The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) launched a PPS Capacity Building Task Force on December 2, 2020, aimed at ensuring that the appropriate mechanisms, which will facilitate valued and sustainable procurement results and professionalization of the public procurement function, exist within the local public procurement sector. The intended outcomes of this…

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Legislation Reform Activities of the Commission.

The Commission conducts reviews of existing legislation to ensure that public procurement is always conducted in a fair, transparent and non-discriminatory manner. In 2018, the Commission conducted research on procurement legislation of other jurisdictions, including Trinidad, India, etc. and made recommendations to the Consultant contracted by the Ministry of Finance…

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