‘Substantial’ turnout at PPC Open Day
See below full statement issued by the Public Procurement Commission:
The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) on April 19, 2023, hosted a Public Open Day from 10 am to 3 pm at its Secretariat’s office situate at 262 New Garden Street, Queenstown, Georgetown.
The PPC is mandated by Article 212AA (1) (b) of the Constitution of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, to promote awareness of the rules, procedures, and special requirements of the procurement process among suppliers, contractors, and public bodies.
The Chairperson, Commissioners and Chief Executive Officer were present at the event to interact with both the participants and media, providing information on the PPC and the upcoming Suppliers and Contractors Seminar to be held on May 31, 2023, at the Ramada Georgetown Princess Hotel.
The event saw a substantial turnout. Members from several procuring entities, suppliers, and contractors were present at the event to educate themselves more on the various topics covered by the PPC.
Officers of the Commission provided information and guidance on such matters as-
- Tendering Tips and Procedures,
- The Administrative Review Process (filing of complaints),
- The Procurement Process, and
- Debarment Procedures.
The objective of the event was to enrich participants with information to navigate and maximize the benefits of the procurement system. Persons and or entities seeking more information may contact the PPC on telephone numbers (592) 226-3729, (592) 231-7306, and (592) 226-2364 or via email at email@example.com