The Special Bids and Awards Committee (SBAC) for the centralized procurement of motor vehicles together with the representatives from DBM - Systems Productivity and Improvement Bureau (SPIB) and Automobile Association Philippines as observers.
The wheels of strategic and smarter procurement is briskly moving forward.
The activities to implement Administrative Order No. 14 has begun as the Procurement Service, on May 29, 2019, conducted the Pre-bid Conference for Public Bidding No. 19-164-B. The project is in fulfilment of the provisions of A.O. 14 on “Consolidating and Rationalizing the Rules on the Acquisition of Government Motor Vehicles, Adopting a Centralized System of Procurement Therefor, and for Other Purposes”. The Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) likewise released issuances i.e. GPPB Resolution No 21-2018 and Budget Circular No. 2019-3 to implement A.O. 14.