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Portal of Public Procurement

About the Directorate for the public procurement system

The competencies of the body responsible for the public procurement system include:

development, improvement and coordination of the entire public procurement system; issuing opinions, instructions and provision of legal assistance in connection with the application of the Public Procurement Act (PPA) and other regulations in the field of public procurement; proposals, preparation and coordination of the development of draft proposals of laws and other regulations on public procurement and participation in the development of the related regulations; development of expert and normative bases for the integration of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union in the field of public procurement; oversight of the implementation of the PPA and other regulations in the field of public procurement through the activities aimed at both prevention and instruction and filing requests for the initiation of misdemeanour procedures; preparation and implementation of activities relating to training and professional development (seminars, workshops, counselling and the like) for persons participating in the public procurement system; organisation of special (specialised) training programmes in the field of public procurement in accordance with special regulations; maintenance of the Public Procurement Portal, monitoring of the Electronic Public Procurement Classifieds and publication of the public procurement e-bulletin and expert publications; participation in the application of the information and communication technology in the system of public procurement and electronic auctions; harmonisation and participation in the development of technical and standardisation rules in the procedure of public procurement; cooperation with the state bodies of the Republic of Croatia with a view of achieving uniform interpretation and correct application of the regulations in the field of public procurement; collection, recording, processing and analysing data on public procurement and delivery of statistical reports; international cooperation and promotion of values of the public procurement system, and other tasks established in the PPA.
 
The following departments have been formed within the Directorate:
  • Department for the Analysis of Public Procurement Procedures
  • Department for the Development of the Public Procurement System and for Training
  • Department for Public-Private Partnerships
  • Department for Electronic Support to the Public Procurement System