e.tendering -Implementation of e-tendering in phased manner – Actionfor
phase-II – Amendment to Tamil Nadu Transparency in Tenders Rule, 2000
– Orders - Issued.
FINANCE (SALARIES) DEPARTMENT
G.O. (Ms) No.471,
Dated : 30.09.2007
1. G O. (Ms) No 177. Finance (Salaries) Department, dated 22.5.2007.
2. D.O. Letter No. 23571. Finance (Salaries) /2007-7, dated 07.06 2007
In the Government order first read above, orders have been issued notifying amendements
to Tamil Nadu Transparancy in Tender Rules, 2000 to provide for uploading of tender forms in
respect of tenders for procurement exceeding Rs. 10.00 lakhs with effect from 01.07.2007.
2. In the reference second read above, necessary instructions regarding follow up action
consequent on the issue of Government Order first read above have been issued.
3. In the second phase starting from 1.10.2007, tenderers have to be permitted to submit
their bids to the designated website indicated in the Tender documents in respect of tenders
exceeding Rs. 10.00 lakhs in value.
4. The Government now issue the following orders for implementation of e-submission with
effect from 01.10.2007.
e-submission of tenders shall be commenced from 01.10.2007 on ilot basis implemented
by Major infrastructure agencies like Public works department, Highways Department,
Directorate of Rural Development, Commionarate of Municipal Administration, Tamil
Nadu Water Syply and Drainage Board, Chennai Metro Water Supply and Sewerage
Board. Tamil Nadu Electricity Board and Tamil Nadu Medical Service Corporation for
select projects for which tenders are floated on or after 01.10.2007. Based on experience
gained, e-submission of tenders may be made fully operational from 01.01.2008.
The tender document shall be permitted to be submitted to the designated website,
while documents such as Earnest Money Deposit (EMD), certificates, etc., may be sent
in physical form.
The procuring entities shall obtain the required number of digital signature cards through
National informatic Ce