To promote transparency, competition, equity, achievement of value for money, sustainability and environmental best practices in the public procurement system.
More about the Public Procurement Commission...
The Public Procurement Commission established under Article 212 W of the Constitution of Guyana, was constituted on October 28 2016 when the first five (5) Commissioners were sworn in by His Excellency President David Granger.
The Commissioners that were sworn in were, Mrs. Carol Corbin - Chairperson, Dr. Nanda Gopaul - Deputy Chairperson, Ms. Emily Dodson - Commissioner Mr. Ivor English - Commissioner and Mr. Sukrishnalall Pasha – Commissioner. The Commissioners served for a period of three (3) years.
The tenure of two Commissioners: Mrs. Carol Corbin- Chairperson and Dr. Nanda Gopaul- Deputy Chairperson was extended for one year to October, 2020 by his Excellency President David A. Granger, in accordance with the terms and conditions of Section 212(Y) (2) of the Constitution of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana.
The pupose of the Commission as detailed in the Constitution is to monitor and review the functioning of all public procurement systems to ensure that they are in accordance with law and such policy guidelines as may be determined by the National Assembly.
The Commission established its Secretariat, which is headed by Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Sean Noel. The Secretariat provides support to the Commission in the execution of its functions.
Our functions are clearly defined in the Constitution of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, outlined at Article 212 AA.
Meet the Commissioners
Mrs. Carol Corbin
Chairperson of Public Procurement Commission
Dr. Nanda Gopaul
Deputy Chairperson of the Public Procurement Commission