LATEST ISSUANCES

GPPB Resolution No. 16-2021
Reiterating the Authority of the Procurement Service-Department of Budget and Management Under Government Procurement Policy Board Resolution No. 11-2019 to Delist Items in the List of Common-use Supplies and Equipment
GPPB Resolution No. 15-2021
Lifting the Suspension on the Implementation of the Mandatory Submission of PhilGEPS Certificate of Platinum Registration and Membership in Competitive Bidding and Limited Source Bidding; Amending Sections 8.5.2, 23.1(a)(ii), 23.3, 24.1(a)(ii), 24.4.3, 34.3 and 54.6 of the 2016 Revised IRR of RA No. 9184, Items IV(G)(1) and V(D)(1)(b) as well as Appendix "A" of Annex "H" thereof, Items 4 and 6 of the Guidelines for the Use of the Government of the Philippines - Official Merchants Registry, and Item 1 of Sections VIII and IX of the 6th Edition of the Philippine Bidding Documents for Goods and Infrastructure Projects
GPPB Resolution No. 11-2021
Approving the Issuance of a Position Paper on the Proposed Go Lokal Procurement and Various Bills on the Promotion of Domestic Materials and Locally Produced Goods
GPPB Resolution No. 18-2021
Approving the Amendment to Section 53.12 of the 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 9184 and the Guidelines for the Conduct of Community Participation in Procurement
GPPB Resolution No. 14-2021
Resolution Confirming that the Rule on the Application of a License to Transact Business in the Philippines by a foreign Corporation is Based on Existing Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Rules and Opinions and that, Unless Otherwise Ruled by the SEC, Any of the Allowable Types of Registration for a Foreign Corporation under Sections 140 and 143 of Republic Act (RA) No. 11232 shall Suffice for Purposes of Awarding a Contract under RA No. 9184, Subject to the Specific Requirements of the Procuring Entity as Demanded by its Procurement Project, and in Case of Foreign Corporations which will Engage in Construction Activities, the Construction Industry Authority of the Philippines Rules and Guidelines Require the Submission of a Valid SEC Certificate of Registration and Appointment of a New Foreign Resident Alien Representative or Authorized Managing Officer of the Philippines Prior to the Issuance of a Special License, and Authorizing the Government Procurement Policy Board - Technical Support Office to Respond to Related Inquiries to this Effect
GPPB Circular No. 01-2021
Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance in the Procurement Process
GPPB Circular No. 02-2021
Guidelines for the Procurement of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccines and its Ancillary Supplies and Services or Other Goods and Services Authorized under Republic Act No. 11525 or the COVID-19 Vaccination Program Act of 2021
GPPB Circular No. 04-2020
Guidelines in the Preparation of the Simplified Philippine Bidding Documents for Goods and Infrastructure Projects and the Submission of the Required Forms to be included in the Procurement of Goods, Infrastructure Projects, and Consulting Services
GPPB Circular No. 03-2020
Guidelines on the Issuance of Blacklisting Orders and on the Use of Online Blacklisting Portal for Posting and Updating of Status of Blacklisted Entities
GPPB Circular No. 02-2020
Guidelines in the Posting and Submission of Annual Procurement Plans, Procurement Monitoring Reports and Agency Procurement Compliance and Performance Indicator Results

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GPPB Year-end Report 2019-2020
GPPB-TSO - December 2020

 

PRESS RELEASES

GPPB Lifts the Suspension of the Mandatory Submission of PhilGEPS Platinum Certificate to Streamline the Process of Eligibility Check and in Preparation for Full Electronic Bidding
11/26/2021
The GPPB recently approved Resolution No. 15-2021 fully implementing, among others, the mandatory submission of the Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PhilGEPS) Certificate of Platinum Registration and Membership (“Platinum Certificate”) in Competitive Bidding and Limited Source Bidding under Section 8.5.2, in relation to Section 25.2, and Section 54.6 of the 2016 revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 9184...
 
Online Training for the Municipal Local Government Units (MLGUs) on Republic Act No. 9184 and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations
09/05/2021
In pursuit of its mandate to establish a sustainable training program to develop the capacity of government procurement practitioners through the conduct of regular procurement training programs, the Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) through its Technical Support Office (TSO) will conduct 10 Batches of Online Training for the Municipal Local Government Units (MLGUs) on Republic Act No. 9184 and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations via ZOOM...
 
Online Training for Civil Society Organizations on Republic Act 9184 and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations
07/21/2021
To strengthen the capability of the representatives of the Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) as third-party observers during government procurement activities, the Government Procurement Policy Board - Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) will conduct a free Online Training for CSO representatives on Republic Act 9184 (RA 9184) and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) on 29 to 30 July 2021, from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM via Zoom...
 
Training on Republic Act No. 9184 and its Implementing Rules and Regulations for Micro and Small Enterprises
06/15/2021
In support of Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) in the country, the GPPB-TSO in coordination with the Department of Trade and Industry – Bureau of Small and Medium Enterprise Development (BSMED) will offer a free online training on “Republic Act No. 9184 and its Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations for Micro and Small Enterprises” on 23-25 June 2021, from 8:00 AM – 12:10 PM...
 
GPPB issues Circular Enhancing Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance in Procurement
03/04/2021
Responding to frequent queries on posting requirements, the GPPB issued Circular No. 01-2021 which provides a user-friendly checklist that guides Procuring Entities (PE) on posting requirements under Republic Act No. 9184 and associated issuances...
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Notice of Vacant Positions
November 23, 2021
The Government Prourement Policy Board - Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) announces the following vacant positions for qualified applicants.

 

 

 

Notice of Vacant Positions
October 26, 2021
The Government Prourement Policy Board - Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) announces the following vacant positions for qualified applicants.

 

 

Electronic Submission of Procurement Reports
March 28, 2021
This is to remind to all Procuring Entities that pursuant to Section 4.3 of the Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) Circular No. 02-2020 and GPPB – Technical Support Office (TSO) Advisory No. 01-2021, the submission of Procurement Reports, namely...

 

Submission of Procurement Reports
March 25, 2021
Pursuant to Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) Resolution No. 11-2020 and GPPB Circular No. 02-2020, this advisory is being issued to remind all Procuring Entities (PEs) on their compliance with the submission of procurement reports...

 

Mandatory Posting on the GPPB Online Portal for Emergency Procurement under Republic Act No. 11469 or the Bayanihan Act June 17, 2020 Pursuant to the Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) Circular 01-2020 providing the Guidelines for Emergency Procurement under Republic Act (RA) No. 11469....

 

Submission of CY 2019 Agency Procurement Compliance and Performance Indicator System (APCPI) Results
March 19, 2020
In light of the declaration of the President of Public Health Emergency, and subsequent issuances directing the adoption of alternate work arrangements...

 

Designation of DILG Focal Person as partner in the implementation of Republic Act 9184 and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations
The Department of the Interior and Local Government issued an Advisory, dated 11 July 2019 on the Designation of DILG Provincial and City Focal Persons on Government Procurement who shall serve as partners of the Government Procurement Policy Board - Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) in the implementation of training programs on Republic Act (R.A.) No. 9184 and its Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR). Said Advisory likewise reminded local government units that the conduct of training programs on government procurement should be organized by or through the GPPB-TSO pursuant to Section 16 of the 2016 Revised IRR of R.A. No. 9184.

 

Submission of Annual Procurement Plan for Fiscal year 2020
December 17, 2019
This is to remind all Procuring Entities, including their respective regional offices, bureaus, and other operating units, that upon approval of the General Appropriations Act (GAA), corporate budget or appropriation ordinances, the final and approved FY 2020 APP must be submitted to the GPPB on or before 31 January 2020.

 

Delisting of Motor Vehicles and Airline Tickets from the List of Common-Use Supplies and Equipment (CSE) of the Procurement Service (PS)
September 16, 2019
On September 5, 2019, the Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) issued Resolution No. 20-2019,1 on the centralized procurement of motor vehicles with the following directives:...

 

Use of Digital Signature in Procurement Related Documents
September 12, 2019
This is to inform all procuring entities (PEs) of Government Procurement Policy Board Resolution No. 16-2019, dated 17 July 2019, entitled “Approving the Use of Digital Signature in Procurement Related Documents.” ...

 

Prohibiting Local Treasurers as members of the Bids and Awards Committee and Technical Working Group
June 12, 2019
In order that local treasurers and assistant local treasurers give utmost priority to their primary duties in revenue generation, resource mobilization, disbursement, and fund management...

 

Clarification on Procurement of Motor Vehicles under Administrative Order No. 14 series of 2018
June 10, 2019
Further to our earlier issuance of Non-Policy Matter Opinion No. 015-2019, we would like to note that after discussion with the Department of Budget and Management (DBM), representatives on the cut off dates for the centralized procurement of motor vehicles under Section 3.2 of DBM Budget Circular No. 2019-3 dated 16 May 2019, they have agreed that the same should be revised...

 

Procurement of Motor Vehicles under Administrative Order (AO) No. 14 series of 2018
June 04, 2019
In anticipation of requests for clarification on, or exemption from, the application of AO No. 14, we are issuing this clarificatory opinion to guide all procuring entities (PEs) in the centralized procurement of motor vehicles by the Procurement Service (PS)...

 

Submission of CY 2018 Agency Procurement Compliance and Performance Indicator (APCPI) Results
February 22, 2019
This is to remind agencies that the approved CY 2018 APCPI Initial Result, in electronic or printed copies, shall be submitted to the Government Procurement Policy Board-Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) on or before 31 March 2019.