With the entry into force of the Public Sector Contracts Act (9/2017) , the obligation to use electronic means in all administrative procurement procedures is incorporated, including the submission of tenders by companies. bidders.

The Public Procurement Services Platform (PSCP) includes , among its available functionalities , the telematic submission of tenders for minor procurement, negotiated procedures without advertising, contracts based on a framework agreement and the new abbreviated simplified procedure. In addition, to comply with that obligation and offer companies the possibility of electronic submission of their bids in procedures that require a solution , the Technical Secretariat of the Advisory Board of Administrative Procurement, together with the ICT area of the Department of Economy, has developed the “ Digital Envelope 2.0” , as a web tool integrated with the PSCP, the application of which was approved by ORDER VEH / 172/2017, of 25 July, approving the applications of the Public Procurement Services Platform and the Digital Envelope.

The AOC, as it has been doing with other contracting services offered by the Generalitat, accompanies the implementation of the Digital Envelope in local areas and universities. The services mentioned are included with the registration in the Public Procurement Services Platform, free of charge.