Codelists

For more information on codelists, refer to the codelists reference in the OCDS documentation.

The codelists below are from the OCDS and its extensions, and are provided here for convenience only.

The codelists can be downloaded as CSV files from https://standard.open-contracting.org/profiles/eu/latest/en/_static/patched/codelists/.

Applies To

Code

Title

Description

Extension

supplier

Supplier

The selection criterion applies to the suppliers.

Selection Criteria

subcontractor

Subcontractor

The selection criterion applies to the subcontractors.

Selection Criteria

Award Criteria

Code

Title

Description

Extension

priceOnly

Price only

The award will be made to the qualified bid with the lowest price.

OCDS Core

costOnly

Cost only

The award will be made to the qualified bid demonstrating the lowest overall cost. A cost assessment could cover the entire monetary implications of the proposal, including the price paid to the supplier and the running costs, switching costs or other non-price costs of choosing a particular option.

OCDS Core

qualityOnly

Quality only

The award will be made to the qualified bid demonstrating the highest quality against some assessment method. The price is either fixed, or with a maximum set and price factors not included in the evaluation.

OCDS Core

ratedCriteria

Rated criteria

The award will be made to the qualified bid demonstrating the highest score against a set of weighted criteria such as price, cost and quality (including, for example, the environmental and social impact of the procurement). Structured information on individual qualifying criteria can be provided with the requirements extension.

OCDS Core

Award Criterion Fixed

Code

Title

Description

Extension

total

Fixed (total)

The number is the fixed price or fixed cost for the bid. For example: "The price of a bid must be $100,000."

Award criteria breakdown

unit

Fixed (per unit)

The number is the fixed price or fixed cost for a unit. For example: "The price of each widget must be $100."

Award criteria breakdown

Award Criterion Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

price

Price

The criterion concerns the acquisition price of the bid.

Award criteria breakdown

cost

Cost

The criterion concerns any other non-price monetary attribute of the bid.

Award criteria breakdown

quality

Quality

The criterion concerns a non-price, non-cost attribute of the bid.

Award criteria breakdown

Award Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

pending

Pending

This award has been proposed, but is not yet in force. This can be due to a cooling off period, or some other process.

OCDS Core

active

Active

This award has been made, and is currently in force.

OCDS Core

cancelled

Cancelled

This award has been cancelled.

OCDS Core

unsuccessful

Unsuccessful

This award could not be successfully made. If items or supplier details are included within the award section, then these narrow the scope of the unsuccessful award (i.e. the award of noted items, or an award to the noted supplier, was unsuccessful, but there can be other successful awards for different items listed in the tender, or to different suppliers).

OCDS Core

Bid Statistics

Code

Title

Description

Extension

requests

Requests to participate

The total number of unique requests to participate received

Bid statistics and details

bids

Bids

The total number of unique bids received (prior to any being discounted for not meeting essential criteria).

Bid statistics and details

validBids

Valid bids

The total number of unique bids received that were considered valid against relevant criteria (either of the bidder, or the bid submission itself). All valid bids are considered during the tender evaluation stage.

Bid statistics and details

lowestValidBidValue

Lowest valid bid value

The value of the lowest valid bid.

Bid statistics and details

highestValidBidValue

Highest valid bid value

The value of the highest valid bid.

Bid statistics and details

bidders

Bidders

The total number of unique organizations or consortia submitting bids (prior to any being discounted for not meeting essential criteria).

Bid statistics and details

qualifiedBidders

Qualified bidders

The total number of unique organizations or consortia passing the qualification stage of the evaluation process.

Bid statistics and details

disqualifiedBidders

Disqualified bidders

The total number of unique organizations or consortia that did not pass the qualification stage of the evaluation process.

Bid statistics and details

electronicBids

Electronic bids

The number of bids received by electronic means.

Bid statistics and details

smeBids

Bids from SMEs

The number of bids received from small and medium-sized enterprises.

Bid statistics and details

foreignBids

Bids from foreign firms

The number of bids received from bidders from outside the country where the tender is issued.

Bid statistics and details

foreignBidsFromEU

Bids from firms in other European Economic Area countries

The number of bids received from tenderers from other European Economic Area countries.

Bid statistics and details

foreignBidsFromNonEU

Bids from firms in non-European Economic Area countries

The number of bids received from tenderers from non-European Economic Area countries.

Bid statistics and details

tendersAbnormallyLow

Tenders excluded because they were abnormally low

The number of tenders excluded because they were abnormally low. Note that in some EU datasets this might have been converted from a boolean, such that a value of 1 would indicate "1 or more" tenders were excluded. Users need to evaluate and interpret data accordingly.

Bid statistics and details

Bid Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

invited

Invited

A bid has been invited from the listed tenderer(s).

Bid statistics and details

pending

Pending

A bid has been submitted but not yet evaluated.

Bid statistics and details

valid

Valid

The submitted bid met the qualification requirements in order to be evaluated.

Bid statistics and details

disqualified

Disqualified

The submitted bid did not meet the qualification requirements in order to be evaluated.

Bid statistics and details

withdrawn

Withdrawn

The submitted bid was withdrawn by the tenderer(s).

Bid statistics and details

Charge Paid By

Code

Title

Description

Extension

government

Government

The charge is paid by the government

Charges

user

User

The charge is paid by businesses or citizens using the facilities provided by the contract

Charges

Contract Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

pending

Pending

This contract has been proposed, but is not yet in force. It might be awaiting signature.

OCDS Core

active

Active

This contract has been signed by all the parties, and is now legally in force.

OCDS Core

cancelled

Cancelled

This contract has been cancelled prior to being signed.

OCDS Core

terminated

Terminated

This contract was signed and in force, and has now come to a close. This might be due to the successful completion of the contract, or might be early termination due to some non-completion.

OCDS Core

Country

Code

Title

Extension

AD

Andorra

Country code

AE

United Arab Emirates

Country code

AF

Afghanistan

Country code

AG

Antigua and Barbuda

Country code

AI

Anguilla

Country code

AL

Albania

Country code

AM

Armenia

Country code

AO

Angola

Country code

AQ

Antarctica

Country code

AR

Argentina

Country code

AS

American Samoa

Country code

AT

Austria

Country code

AU

Australia

Country code

AW

Aruba

Country code

AX

Åland Islands

Country code

AZ

Azerbaijan

Country code

BA

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Country code

BB

Barbados

Country code

BD

Bangladesh

Country code

BE

Belgium

Country code

BF

Burkina Faso

Country code

BG

Bulgaria

Country code

BH

Bahrain

Country code

BI

Burundi

Country code

BJ

Benin

Country code

BL

Saint Barthélemy

Country code

BM

Bermuda

Country code

BN

Brunei Darussalam

Country code

BO

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Country code

BQ

Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba

Country code

BR

Brazil

Country code

BS

Bahamas

Country code

BT

Bhutan

Country code

BV

Bouvet Island

Country code

BW

Botswana

Country code

BY

Belarus

Country code

BZ

Belize

Country code

CA

Canada

Country code

CC

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Country code

CD

Congo (the Democratic Republic of the)

Country code

CF

Central African Republic

Country code

CG

Congo

Country code

CH

Switzerland

Country code

CI

Côte d'Ivoire

Country code

CK

Cook Islands

Country code

CL

Chile

Country code

CM

Cameroon

Country code

CN

China

Country code

CO

Colombia

Country code

CR

Costa Rica

Country code

CU

Cuba

Country code

CV

Cabo Verde

Country code

CW

Curaçao

Country code

CX

Christmas Island

Country code

CY

Cyprus

Country code

CZ

Czechia

Country code

DE

Germany

Country code

DJ

Djibouti

Country code

DK

Denmark

Country code

DM

Dominica

Country code

DO

Dominican Republic

Country code

DZ

Algeria

Country code

EC

Ecuador

Country code

EE

Estonia

Country code

EG

Egypt

Country code

EH

Western Sahara

Country code

ER

Eritrea

Country code

ES

Spain

Country code

ET

Ethiopia

Country code

FI

Finland

Country code

FJ

Fiji

Country code

FK

Falkland Islands [Malvinas]

Country code

FM

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Country code

FO

Faroe Islands

Country code

FR

France

Country code

GA

Gabon

Country code

GB

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Country code

GD

Grenada

Country code

GE

Georgia

Country code

GF

French Guiana

Country code

GG

Guernsey

Country code

GH

Ghana

Country code

GI

Gibraltar

Country code

GL

Greenland

Country code

GM

Gambia

Country code

GN

Guinea

Country code

GP

Guadeloupe

Country code

GQ

Equatorial Guinea

Country code

GR

Greece

Country code

GS

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Country code

GT

Guatemala

Country code

GU

Guam

Country code

GW

Guinea-Bissau

Country code

GY

Guyana

Country code

HK

Hong Kong

Country code

HM

Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Country code

HN

Honduras

Country code

HR

Croatia

Country code

HT

Haiti

Country code

HU

Hungary

Country code

ID

Indonesia

Country code

IE

Ireland

Country code

IL

Israel

Country code

IM

Isle of Man

Country code

IN

India

Country code

IO

British Indian Ocean Territory

Country code

IQ

Iraq

Country code

IR

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Country code

IS

Iceland

Country code

IT

Italy

Country code

JE

Jersey

Country code

JM

Jamaica

Country code

JO

Jordan

Country code

JP

Japan

Country code

KE

Kenya

Country code

KG

Kyrgyzstan

Country code

KH

Cambodia

Country code

KI

Kiribati

Country code

KM

Comoros

Country code

KN

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Country code

KP

Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of)

Country code

KR

Korea (the Republic of)

Country code

KW

Kuwait

Country code

KY

Cayman Islands

Country code

KZ

Kazakhstan

Country code

LA

Lao People's Democratic Republic

Country code

LB

Lebanon

Country code

LC

Saint Lucia

Country code

LI

Liechtenstein

Country code

LK

Sri Lanka

Country code

LR

Liberia

Country code

LS

Lesotho

Country code

LT

Lithuania

Country code

LU

Luxembourg

Country code

LV

Latvia

Country code

LY

Libya

Country code

MA

Morocco

Country code

MC

Monaco

Country code

MD

Moldova (the Republic of)

Country code

ME

Montenegro

Country code

MF

Saint Martin (French part)

Country code

MG

Madagascar

Country code

MH

Marshall Islands

Country code

MK

North Macedonia

Country code

ML

Mali

Country code

MM

Myanmar

Country code

MN

Mongolia

Country code

MO

Macao

Country code

MP

Northern Mariana Islands

Country code

MQ

Martinique

Country code

MR

Mauritania

Country code

MS

Montserrat

Country code

MT

Malta

Country code

MU

Mauritius

Country code

MV

Maldives

Country code

MW

Malawi

Country code

MX

Mexico

Country code

MY

Malaysia

Country code

MZ

Mozambique

Country code

NA

Namibia

Country code

NC

New Caledonia

Country code

NE

Niger

Country code

NF

Norfolk Island

Country code

NG

Nigeria

Country code

NI

Nicaragua

Country code

NL

Netherlands

Country code

NO

Norway

Country code

NP

Nepal

Country code

NR

Nauru

Country code

NU

Niue

Country code

NZ

New Zealand

Country code

OM

Oman

Country code

PA

Panama

Country code

PE

Peru

Country code

PF

French Polynesia

Country code

PG

Papua New Guinea

Country code

PH

Philippines

Country code

PK

Pakistan

Country code

PL

Poland

Country code

PM

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Country code

PN

Pitcairn

Country code

PR

Puerto Rico

Country code

PS

Palestine, State of

Country code

PT

Portugal

Country code

PW

Palau

Country code

PY

Paraguay

Country code

QA

Qatar

Country code

RE

Réunion

Country code

RO

Romania

Country code

RS

Serbia

Country code

RU

Russian Federation

Country code

RW

Rwanda

Country code

SA

Saudi Arabia

Country code

SB

Solomon Islands

Country code

SC

Seychelles

Country code

SD

Sudan

Country code

SE

Sweden

Country code

SG

Singapore

Country code

SH

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Country code

SI

Slovenia

Country code

SJ

Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Country code

SK

Slovakia

Country code

SL

Sierra Leone

Country code

SM

San Marino

Country code

SN

Senegal

Country code

SO

Somalia

Country code

SR

Suriname

Country code

SS

South Sudan

Country code

ST

Sao Tome and Principe

Country code

SV

El Salvador

Country code

SX

Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

Country code

SY

Syrian Arab Republic

Country code

SZ

Eswatini

Country code

TC

Turks and Caicos Islands

Country code

TD

Chad

Country code

TF

French Southern Territories

Country code

TG

Togo

Country code

TH

Thailand

Country code

TJ

Tajikistan

Country code

TK

Tokelau

Country code

TL

Timor-Leste

Country code

TM

Turkmenistan

Country code

TN

Tunisia

Country code

TO

Tonga

Country code

TR

Turkey

Country code

TT

Trinidad and Tobago

Country code

TV

Tuvalu

Country code

TW

Taiwan (Province of China)

Country code

TZ

Tanzania, the United Republic of

Country code

UA

Ukraine

Country code

UG

Uganda

Country code

UM

United States Minor Outlying Islands

Country code

US

United States of America

Country code

UY

Uruguay

Country code

UZ

Uzbekistan

Country code

VA

Holy See

Country code

VC

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Country code

VE

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Country code

VG

Virgin Islands (British)

Country code

VI

Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Country code

VN

Viet Nam

Country code

VU

Vanuatu

Country code

WF

Wallis and Futuna

Country code

WS

Samoa

Country code

XK

Kosovo

Country code

YE

Yemen

Country code

YT

Mayotte

Country code

ZA

South Africa

Country code

ZM

Zambia

Country code

ZW

Zimbabwe

Country code

Covered By

Code

Title

Extension

GPA

Agreement on Government Procurement

Covered By

Criterion Threshold

Code

Title

Description

Extension

minimumScore

Minimum score

The number is a minimum score that bids need to receive for the criterion. For example: "A bid must receive 20 points or more for criterion X."

Award criteria breakdown

maximumBids

Maximum number of passing bids

The number is the maximum number of bids that can pass the criterion. For example: "A bid must receive one of the highest 3 scores for criterion X."

Award criteria breakdown

Criterion Weight

Code

Title

Description

Extension

percentageExact

Weight (percentage, exact)

The number is an exact percentage. The numbers must add up to 100.

Award criteria breakdown

percentageRangeMiddle

Weight (percentage, middle of a range)

The weighting is expressed as a range of percentages. The sum of the minima must be less than or equal to 100. The sum of the maxima must be equal to or greater than 100.

Award criteria breakdown

decimalExact

Weight (decimal, exact)

The number is an exact finite decimal proper fraction. The numbers must add up to 1.

Award criteria breakdown

decimalRangeMiddle

Weight (decimal, middle of a range)

The weighting is expressed as a range of finite decimal proper fractions. The sum of the minima must be less than or equal to 1. The sum of the maxima must be equal to or greater than 1.

Award criteria breakdown

pointsExact

Weight (points, exact)

The weighting is expressed as an exact number of points.

Award criteria breakdown

pointsRangeMiddle

Weight (points, middle of a range)

The weighting is expressed as a range of numbers of points.

Award criteria breakdown

order

Order of importance

The number indicates an order of importance.

Award criteria breakdown

Currency

Code

Title

Extension

AED

UAE Dirham

OCDS Core

AFN

Afghani

OCDS Core

ALL

Lek

OCDS Core

AMD

Armenian Dram

OCDS Core

ANG

Netherlands Antillean Guilder

OCDS Core

AOA

Kwanza

OCDS Core

ARS

Argentine Peso

OCDS Core

AUD

Australian Dollar

OCDS Core

AWG

Aruban Florin

OCDS Core

AZN

Azerbaijan Manat

OCDS Core

BAM

Convertible Mark

OCDS Core

BBD

Barbados Dollar

OCDS Core

BDT

Taka

OCDS Core

BGN

Bulgarian Lev

OCDS Core

BHD

Bahraini Dinar

OCDS Core

BIF

Burundi Franc

OCDS Core

BMD

Bermudian Dollar

OCDS Core

BND

Brunei Dollar

OCDS Core

BOB

Boliviano

OCDS Core

BOV

Mvdol

OCDS Core

BRL

Brazilian Real

OCDS Core

BSD

Bahamian Dollar

OCDS Core

BTN

Ngultrum

OCDS Core

BWP

Pula

OCDS Core

BYN

Belarusian Ruble

OCDS Core

BZD

Belize Dollar

OCDS Core

CAD

Canadian Dollar

OCDS Core

CDF

Congolese Franc

OCDS Core

CHE

WIR Euro

OCDS Core

CHF

Swiss Franc

OCDS Core

CHW

WIR Franc

OCDS Core

CLF

Unidad de Fomento

OCDS Core

CLP

Chilean Peso

OCDS Core

CNY

Yuan Renminbi

OCDS Core

COP

Colombian Peso

OCDS Core

COU

Unidad de Valor Real

OCDS Core

CRC

Costa Rican Colon

OCDS Core

CUC

Peso Convertible

OCDS Core

CUP

Cuban Peso

OCDS Core

CVE

Cabo Verde Escudo

OCDS Core

CZK

Czech Koruna

OCDS Core

DJF

Djibouti Franc

OCDS Core

DKK

Danish Krone

OCDS Core

DOP

Dominican Peso

OCDS Core

DZD

Algerian Dinar

OCDS Core

EGP

Egyptian Pound

OCDS Core

ERN

Nakfa

OCDS Core

ETB

Ethiopian Birr

OCDS Core

EUR

Euro

OCDS Core

FJD

Fiji Dollar

OCDS Core

FKP

Falkland Islands Pound

OCDS Core

GBP

Pound Sterling

OCDS Core

GEL

Lari

OCDS Core

GHS

Ghana Cedi

OCDS Core

GIP

Gibraltar Pound

OCDS Core

GMD

Dalasi

OCDS Core

GNF

Guinean Franc

OCDS Core

GTQ

Quetzal

OCDS Core

GYD

Guyana Dollar

OCDS Core

HKD

Hong Kong Dollar

OCDS Core

HNL

Lempira

OCDS Core

HRK

Kuna

OCDS Core

HTG

Gourde

OCDS Core

HUF

Forint

OCDS Core

IDR

Rupiah

OCDS Core

ILS

New Israeli Sheqel

OCDS Core

INR

Indian Rupee

OCDS Core

IQD

Iraqi Dinar

OCDS Core

IRR

Iranian Rial

OCDS Core

ISK

Iceland Krona

OCDS Core

JMD

Jamaican Dollar

OCDS Core

JOD

Jordanian Dinar

OCDS Core

JPY

Yen

OCDS Core

KES

Kenyan Shilling

OCDS Core

KGS

Som

OCDS Core

KHR

Riel

OCDS Core

KMF

Comorian Franc

OCDS Core

KPW

North Korean Won

OCDS Core

KRW

Won

OCDS Core

KWD

Kuwaiti Dinar

OCDS Core

KYD

Cayman Islands Dollar

OCDS Core

KZT

Tenge

OCDS Core

LAK

Lao Kip

OCDS Core

LBP

Lebanese Pound

OCDS Core

LKR

Sri Lanka Rupee

OCDS Core

LRD

Liberian Dollar

OCDS Core

LSL

Loti

OCDS Core

LYD

Libyan Dinar

OCDS Core

MAD

Moroccan Dirham

OCDS Core

MDL

Moldovan Leu

OCDS Core

MGA

Malagasy Ariary

OCDS Core

MKD

Denar

OCDS Core

MMK

Kyat

OCDS Core

MNT

Tugrik

OCDS Core

MOP

Pataca

OCDS Core

MRU

Ouguiya

OCDS Core

MUR

Mauritius Rupee

OCDS Core

MVR

Rufiyaa

OCDS Core

MWK

Malawi Kwacha

OCDS Core

MXN

Mexican Peso

OCDS Core

MXV

Mexican Unidad de Inversion (UDI)

OCDS Core

MYR

Malaysian Ringgit

OCDS Core

MZN

Mozambique Metical

OCDS Core

NAD

Namibia Dollar

OCDS Core

NGN

Naira

OCDS Core

NIO

Cordoba Oro

OCDS Core

NOK

Norwegian Krone

OCDS Core

NPR

Nepalese Rupee

OCDS Core

NZD

New Zealand Dollar

OCDS Core

OMR

Rial Omani

OCDS Core

PAB

Balboa

OCDS Core

PEN

Sol

OCDS Core

PGK

Kina

OCDS Core

PHP

Philippine Peso

OCDS Core

PKR

Pakistan Rupee

OCDS Core

PLN

Zloty

OCDS Core

PYG

Guarani

OCDS Core

QAR

Qatari Rial

OCDS Core

RON

Romanian Leu

OCDS Core

RSD

Serbian Dinar

OCDS Core

RUB

Russian Ruble

OCDS Core

RWF

Rwanda Franc

OCDS Core

SAR

Saudi Riyal

OCDS Core

SBD

Solomon Islands Dollar

OCDS Core

SCR

Seychelles Rupee

OCDS Core

SDG

Sudanese Pound

OCDS Core

SEK

Swedish Krona

OCDS Core

SGD

Singapore Dollar

OCDS Core

SHP

Saint Helena Pound

OCDS Core

SLL

Leone

OCDS Core

SOS

Somali Shilling

OCDS Core

SRD

Surinam Dollar

OCDS Core

SSP

South Sudanese Pound

OCDS Core

STN

Dobra

OCDS Core

SVC

El Salvador Colon

OCDS Core

SYP

Syrian Pound

OCDS Core

SZL

Lilangeni

OCDS Core

THB

Baht

OCDS Core

TJS

Somoni

OCDS Core

TMT

Turkmenistan New Manat

OCDS Core

TND

Tunisian Dinar

OCDS Core

TOP

Pa’anga

OCDS Core

TRY

Turkish Lira

OCDS Core

TTD

Trinidad and Tobago Dollar

OCDS Core

TWD

New Taiwan Dollar

OCDS Core

TZS

Tanzanian Shilling

OCDS Core

UAH

Hryvnia

OCDS Core

UGX

Uganda Shilling

OCDS Core

USD

US Dollar

OCDS Core

USN

US Dollar (Next day)

OCDS Core

UYI

Uruguay Peso en Unidades Indexadas (UI)

OCDS Core

UYU

Peso Uruguayo

OCDS Core

UYW

Unidad Previsional

OCDS Core

UZS

Uzbekistan Sum

OCDS Core

VES

Bolívar Soberano

OCDS Core

VND

Dong

OCDS Core

VUV

Vatu

OCDS Core

WST

Tala

OCDS Core

XAF

CFA Franc BEAC

OCDS Core

XAG

Silver

OCDS Core

XAU

Gold

OCDS Core

XBA

Bond Markets Unit European Composite Unit (EURCO)

OCDS Core

XBB

Bond Markets Unit European Monetary Unit (E.M.U.-6)

OCDS Core

XBC

Bond Markets Unit European Unit of Account 9 (E.U.A.-9)

OCDS Core

XBD

Bond Markets Unit European Unit of Account 17 (E.U.A.-17)

OCDS Core

XCD

East Caribbean Dollar

OCDS Core

XDR

SDR (Special Drawing Right)

OCDS Core

XOF

CFA Franc BCEAO

OCDS Core

XPD

Palladium

OCDS Core

XPF

CFP Franc

OCDS Core

XPT

Platinum

OCDS Core

XSU

Sucre

OCDS Core

XTS

Codes specifically reserved for testing purposes

OCDS Core

XUA

ADB Unit of Account

OCDS Core

XXX

The codes assigned for transactions where no currency is involved

OCDS Core

YER

Yemeni Rial

OCDS Core

ZAR

Rand

OCDS Core

ZMW

Zambian Kwacha

OCDS Core

ZWL

Zimbabwe Dollar

OCDS Core

ADP

Andorran Peseta

OCDS Core

AFA

Afghani

OCDS Core

ALK

Old Lek

OCDS Core

AOK

Kwanza

OCDS Core

AON

New Kwanza

OCDS Core

AOR

Kwanza Reajustado

OCDS Core

ARA

Austral

OCDS Core

ARP

Peso Argentino

OCDS Core

ARY

Peso

OCDS Core

ATS

Schilling

OCDS Core

AYM

Azerbaijan Manat

OCDS Core

AZM

Azerbaijanian Manat

OCDS Core

BAD

Dinar

OCDS Core

BEC

Convertible Franc

OCDS Core

BEF

Belgian Franc

OCDS Core

BEL

Financial Franc

OCDS Core

BGJ

Lev A/52

OCDS Core

BGK

Lev A/62

OCDS Core

BGL

Lev

OCDS Core

BOP

Peso boliviano

OCDS Core

BRB

Cruzeiro

OCDS Core

BRC

Cruzado

OCDS Core

BRE

Cruzeiro

OCDS Core

BRN

New Cruzado

OCDS Core

BRR

Cruzeiro Real

OCDS Core

BUK

Kyat

OCDS Core

BYB

Belarusian Ruble

OCDS Core

BYR

Belarusian Ruble

OCDS Core

CHC

WIR Franc (for electronic)

OCDS Core

CSD

Serbian Dinar

OCDS Core

CSJ

Krona A/53

OCDS Core

CSK

Koruna

OCDS Core

CYP

Cyprus Pound

OCDS Core

DDM

Mark der DDR

OCDS Core

DEM

Deutsche Mark

OCDS Core

ECS

Sucre

OCDS Core

ECV

Unidad de Valor Constante (UVC)

OCDS Core

EEK

Kroon

OCDS Core

ESA

Spanish Peseta

OCDS Core

ESB

"A" Account (convertible Peseta Account)

OCDS Core

ESP

Spanish Peseta

OCDS Core

FIM

Markka

OCDS Core

FRF

French Franc

OCDS Core

GEK

Georgian Coupon

OCDS Core

GHC

Cedi

OCDS Core

GHP

Ghana Cedi

OCDS Core

GNE

Syli

OCDS Core

GNS

Syli

OCDS Core

GQE

Ekwele

OCDS Core

GRD

Drachma

OCDS Core

GWE

Guinea Escudo

OCDS Core

GWP

Guinea-Bissau Peso

OCDS Core

HRD

Croatian Dinar

OCDS Core

IEP

Irish Pound

OCDS Core

ILP

Pound

OCDS Core

ILR

Old Shekel

OCDS Core

ISJ

Old Krona

OCDS Core

ITL

Italian Lira

OCDS Core

LAJ

Pathet Lao Kip

OCDS Core

LSM

Loti

OCDS Core

LTL

Lithuanian Litas

OCDS Core

LTT

Talonas

OCDS Core

LUC

Luxembourg Convertible Franc

OCDS Core

LUF

Luxembourg Franc

OCDS Core

LUL

Luxembourg Financial Franc

OCDS Core

LVL

Latvian Lats

OCDS Core

LVR

Latvian Ruble

OCDS Core

MGF

Malagasy Franc

OCDS Core

MLF

Mali Franc

OCDS Core

MRO

Ouguiya

OCDS Core

MTL

Maltese Lira

OCDS Core

MTP

Maltese Pound

OCDS Core

MVQ

Maldive Rupee

OCDS Core

MXP

Mexican Peso

OCDS Core

MZE

Mozambique Escudo

OCDS Core

MZM

Mozambique Metical

OCDS Core

NIC

Cordoba

OCDS Core

NLG

Netherlands Guilder

OCDS Core

PEH

Sol

OCDS Core

PEI

Inti

OCDS Core

PES

Sol

OCDS Core

PLZ

Zloty

OCDS Core

PTE

Portuguese Escudo

OCDS Core

RHD

Rhodesian Dollar

OCDS Core

ROK

Leu A/52

OCDS Core

ROL

Old Leu

OCDS Core

RUR

Russian Ruble

OCDS Core

SDD

Sudanese Dinar

OCDS Core

SDP

Sudanese Pound

OCDS Core

SIT

Tolar

OCDS Core

SKK

Slovak Koruna

OCDS Core

SRG

Surinam Guilder

OCDS Core

STD

Dobra

OCDS Core

SUR

Rouble

OCDS Core

TJR

Tajik Ruble

OCDS Core

TMM

Turkmenistan Manat

OCDS Core

TPE

Timor Escudo

OCDS Core

TRL

Old Turkish Lira

OCDS Core

UAK

Karbovanet

OCDS Core

UGS

Uganda Shilling

OCDS Core

UGW

Old Shilling

OCDS Core

USS

US Dollar (Same day)

OCDS Core

UYN

Old Uruguay Peso

OCDS Core

UYP

Uruguayan Peso

OCDS Core

VEB

Bolivar

OCDS Core

VEF

Bolívar

OCDS Core

VNC

Old Dong

OCDS Core

XEU

European Currency Unit (E.C.U)

OCDS Core

XFO

Gold-Franc

OCDS Core

XFU

UIC-Franc

OCDS Core

XRE

RINET Funds Code

OCDS Core

YDD

Yemeni Dinar

OCDS Core

YUD

New Yugoslavian Dinar

OCDS Core

YUM

New Dinar

OCDS Core

YUN

Yugoslavian Dinar

OCDS Core

ZAL

Financial Rand

OCDS Core

ZMK

Zambian Kwacha

OCDS Core

ZRN

New Zaire

OCDS Core

ZRZ

Zaire

OCDS Core

ZWC

Rhodesian Dollar

OCDS Core

ZWD

Zimbabwe Dollar

OCDS Core

ZWN

Zimbabwe Dollar (new)

OCDS Core

ZWR

Zimbabwe Dollar

OCDS Core

Document Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

plannedProcurementNotice

Notice of planned procurement

A notice published by the procuring entity regarding their plans for future procurement, also known as a prior information notice. The procuring entity can use the notice of planned procurement as a tender notice.

OCDS Core

tenderNotice

Tender notice

The notice published by the procuring entity inviting interested suppliers to submit a request for participation, a bid, or both. This can be a link to a downloadable document, to a web page, or to an official gazette in which the notice is contained.

OCDS Core

awardNotice

Award notice

The formal notice that gives details of the contract award. This can be a link to a downloadable document, to a web page, or to an official gazette in which the notice is contained.

OCDS Core

contractNotice

Contract notice

The formal notice that gives details of a contract being signed and valid to start implementation. This can be a link to a downloadable document, to a web page, or to an official gazette in which the notice is contained.

OCDS Core

completionCertificate

Completion certificate

A completion certificate issued by a relevant authority providing evidence that works were completed to a certain level of quality. Completion certificates might only be relevant for particular kinds of contracting processes.

OCDS Core

procurementPlan

Procurement plan

Documentation that sets out the basis for this particular contracting process.

OCDS Core

biddingDocuments

Bidding documents

Documentation for potential suppliers, describing the goals of the contract (e.g. goods and services to be procured), and the bidding process.

OCDS Core

technicalSpecifications

Technical specifications

Tendering requirements that: lay down the characteristics of goods or services to be procured, including quality, performance, safety and dimensions, or the processes and methods for their production or provision; or address terminology, symbols, packaging, marking or labelling requirements, as they apply to a good or service.

OCDS Core

evaluationCriteria

Evaluation criteria

Documentation on how bids will be evaluated.

OCDS Core

evaluationReports

Evaluation report

Documentation on the evaluation of the bids and the application of the evaluation criteria, including the justification for the award.

OCDS Core

contractDraft

Contract draft

A draft or pro-forma copy of the contract.

OCDS Core

contractSigned

Signed contract

A copy of the signed contract. Consider providing both machine-readable (e.g. original PDF, Word or Open Document format files), and a separate document entry for scanned-signed pages where this is needed.

OCDS Core

contractArrangements

Arrangements for ending contract

Documentation of the arrangements for ending the contract(s).

OCDS Core

contractSchedule

Contract schedules

Any document which contains additional terms, obligations or information related to the contract, such as a schedule, appendix, annex, attachment or addendum.

OCDS Core

physicalProgressReport

Physical progress reports

Documentation on the status of implementation, usually against key milestones.

OCDS Core

financialProgressReport

Financial progress reports

Documentation providing dates and amounts of stage payments made (against total amount) and the source of those payments, including cost overruns, if any. Structured versions of this information can be provided through contract implementation transactions.

OCDS Core

finalAudit

Final audit

Documentation of a final audit carried out at the end of contract implementation.

OCDS Core

hearingNotice

Public hearing notice

Documentation of any public hearings that took place as part of the planning for this contracting process.

OCDS Core

marketStudies

Market studies

Documentation of any market studies that took place as part of the planning for this contracting process.

OCDS Core

eligibilityCriteria

Eligibility criteria

Detailed documents about the eligibility of bidders.

OCDS Core

clarifications

Clarifications to bidders questions

Documentation that provides replies to issues raised in pre-bid conferences or an enquiry processes.

OCDS Core

shortlistedFirms

Shortlisted firms

Documentation providing information on shortlisted firms. Structured versions of this information can be provided using the bids extension.

OCDS Core

environmentalImpact

Environmental impact

Documentation of assessments of the environmental impacts (e.g. impacts on flora, fauna & woodlands, areas of natural beauty, carbon emissions etc.) and mitigation measures (e.g. pollution control, low carbon solutions, sustainable timber etc.) for the contracting process.

OCDS Core

assetAndLiabilityAssessment

Assessment of government's assets and liabilities

Documentation covering assessments of the government's assets and liabilities related to this contracting process.

OCDS Core

riskProvisions

Provisions for management of risks and liabilities

Documentation covering how risks will be managed as part of this contracting process.

OCDS Core

winningBid

Winning bid

Documentation of the winning bid, including, wherever applicable, a full copy of the proposal received.

OCDS Core

complaints

Complaints and decisions

Documentation of any complaints received, or decisions in response to complaints.

OCDS Core

contractAnnexe

Annexes to the contract

Copies of annexes and other supporting documentation related to the contract.

OCDS Core

contractGuarantees

Guarantees

Documentation of guarantees relating to a contracting process or contract.

OCDS Core

subContract

Subcontracts

Documentation detailing subcontracts and/or providing a copy of subcontracts themselves. Where OCDS data on the subcontracts exists, this can be declared using the relatedProcess block.

OCDS Core

needsAssessment

Needs assessment

Documentation of the needs assessments carried out for this contracting process addressing demand for the project or investment from the affected communities or users.

OCDS Core

feasibilityStudy

Feasibility study

Documentation of feasibility studies carried out for this contracting process, providing information on net benefits or costs of the proposed goods, works or services.

OCDS Core

projectPlan

Project plan

Documentation of project planning for this contracting process, and, where applicable, a copy of the project plan document.

OCDS Core

billOfQuantity

Bill of quantity

Documentation that provides itemized information on materials, parts and labour, and the terms and conditions for their provision, providing information that would enable bidders to price work effectively. Structured versions of item and quantity information at each of tender, award and contract stage can be provided using units within the items building block.

OCDS Core

bidders

Information on bidders

Documentation on bidders or participants, their validation documents and any procedural exemptions for which they qualify.

OCDS Core

conflictOfInterest

Conflict of interest

Documentation of conflicts of interest declared or uncovered.

OCDS Core

debarments

Debarments

Documentation of any debarments issued.

OCDS Core

illustration

Illustrations

Images intended to provide supporting information. The URL for images should be directly to an image file that applications can display as part of a gallery of images. At the tender stage, images can be illustrations of goods, works or services needed or for sale. At the implementation stage, images can be illustrations or visual evidence of physical progress.

OCDS Core

submissionDocuments

Bid submission documents

Documentation submitted by a bidder as part of their proposal.

OCDS Core

contractSummary

Contract summary

Documentation providing an overview of the key terms and sections of the contract. Commonly used for large and complex contracts.

OCDS Core

cancellationDetails

Cancellation details

Documentation of the arrangements, or reasons, for cancellation of a contracting process, award or specific contract.

OCDS Core

Dynamic Purchasing System Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

pending

Pending

The DPS has not yet started.

Techniques

active

Active

The DPS has started.

Techniques

cancelled

Cancelled

The DPS has been cancelled prior to starting.

Techniques

terminated

Terminated

The DPS had started, and has now come to a close. This might be due to its successful completion, or might be early termination due to some non-completion.

Techniques

Dynamic Purchasing System Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

open

Open

The dynamic purchasing system can also be used by buyers not listed in the contracting process.

Techniques

closed

Closed

The dynamic purchasing system can only be used by buyers listed in the contracting process.

Techniques

Extended Procurement Category

Code

Title

Description

Extension

goods

Goods and supplies

This contracting process involves physical or electronic goods or supplies.

OCDS Core

works

Works

This contracting process involves construction, repair, rehabilitation, demolition, restoration or maintenance of some asset or infrastructure.

OCDS Core

services

Services

This contracting process involves professional services of some form, generally contracted for on the basis of measurable outputs or deliverables. When the consultingServices code is also available or in use for data from a particular dataset, the service code must only be used for non-consulting services.

OCDS Core

consultingServices

Consulting services

This contracting process involves professional services provided on a consultancy basis.

OCDS Core

Finance Category

Code

Title

Description

Extension

equity

Equity

Equity finance is given in exchange for a share of ownership in the project (usually via direct or indirect shareholding in a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) company created to run the project).

Finance

seniorDebt

Senior debt

Senior debt (sometimes called senior loans) take priority over other more junior debt.

Finance

mezzanineDebt

Mezzanine debt

Mezzanine debt (sometimes called mezzanine loans) take priority over common shares.

Finance

grant

Grant

A grant is finance provided without expectation of repayment.

Finance

guarantee

Guarantee

A guarantee is a promise by one party to assume the debt of another if the other defaults. Guarantees are not to be counted in totals of the overall financing of a project.

Finance

other

Other debts or investments

Any details of the conditions attached to this finance can be provided in the notes field.

Finance

Finance Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

institutional

Institutional

This finance was provided by institutional investors: entities which pool money to purchase securities, real property, and other investment assets or originate loans. Institutional investors include banks, insurance companies, pensions, hedge funds, REITs, investment advisors, endowments, and mutual funds.

Finance

commercial

Commercial

This finance was provided by private parties who do not fall within the definition of institutional investor.

Finance

bilateral

Bilateral

This finance was provided by a bilateral institution: an agency of one specific government, usually a development agency or export-credit agency with a mandate to support domestic businesses in pursuing investments abroad.

Finance

multilateral

Multilateral

This finance was provided by a multilateral institution: a body created by a group of countries to provides financing and professional support, primarily for the purpose of development.

Finance

publicBondIssue

Public bond issue

This finance was provided through a public bond issue.

Finance

supplierCredit

Supplier credit

This finance was provided through a line of credit provided by a supplier.

Finance

other

Other

This finance was provided through some other source.

Finance

Framework Agreement Method

Code

Title

Description

Extension

withReopeningCompetition

With reopening of competition

Contracts are awarded by reopening the competition (e.g. mini-competition or mini-tender).

Techniques

withoutReopeningCompetition

Without reopening of competition

Contracts are awarded without the reopening of competition (e.g. direct call-off or direct award).

Techniques

withAndWithoutReopeningCompetition

With and without reopening of competition

Contracts are awarded both with and without the reopening of competition.

Techniques

Geometry Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

Point

Point

For type 'Point', the 'coordinates' member is a single position.

Location

MultiPoint

MultiPoint

For type 'MultiPoint', the 'coordinates' member is an array of positions.

Location

LineString

LineString

For type 'LineString', the 'coordinates' member is an array of two or more positions.

Location

MultiLineString

MultiLineString

For type 'MultiLineString', the 'coordinates' member is an array of LineString coordinate arrays.

Location

Polygon

Polygon

For type 'Polygon', the 'coordinates' member must be an array of linear ring coordinate arrays.

Location

MultiPolygon

MultiPolygon

For type 'MultiPolygon', the 'coordinates' member is an array of Polygon coordinate arrays.

Location

Initiation Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

tender

Tender

An open competitive bidding or tendering to form contracts. The process generally involves publicly inviting prospective contractors to submit bids for evaluation and selecting a winner or winners.

OCDS Core

Item Classification Scheme

Code

Title

Description

Extension

CPV

EC Common Procurement Vocabulary

The Common Procurement Vocabulary is a standard adopted by the Commission of the European Community, and consisting of a main vocabulary for defining the subject of a contract, and a supplementary vocabulary for adding further qualitative information. The main vocabulary, identified in OCDS by the code CPV, is based on a tree structure comprising codes of up to 9 digits (an 8 digit code plus a check digit) associated with a wording that describes the type of goods, works or services forming the subject of the contract. Codes may be provided with or without the check digit, and consuming applications ought to be aware of this when processing data with CPV codes.

OCDS Core

CPVS

EC Common Procurement Vocabulary - Supplementary Codelists

The Common Procurement Vocabulary is a standard adopted by the Commission of the European Community, and consisting of a main vocabulary for defining the subject of a contract, and a supplementary vocabulary for adding further qualitative information. The supplementary vocabulary, identified in OCDS by the code CPVS, is made up of an alphanumeric code with a corresponding wording allowing further details to be added regarding the specific nature or destination of the goods to be purchased.

OCDS Core

GSIN

Goods and Services Identification Number

The Canadian federal government uses Goods and Services Identification Number (GSIN) codes to identify generic product descriptions for its procurement activities. The full list is published and maintained at buyandsell.gc.ca

OCDS Core

UNSPSC

United Nations Standard Products and Services Code

The United Nations Standard Products and Services Code (UNSPSC) is a hierarchical convention that is used to classify all products and services.

OCDS Core

CPC

Central Product Classification

The Central Product Classification (CPC) is a product classification for goods and services promulgated by the United Nations Statistical Commission. It is intended to be an international standard for organizing and analyzing data on industrial production, national accounts, trade and prices.

OCDS Core

OKDP

Russian National Classification of Products by Economic Activity (1994)

Part of the unified system of classification and coding of technical, economic and social information of the Russian Federation, in use for Russian Procurement information until January 1, 2016. Superseded by OKPD.

OCDS Core

OKPD

Russian National Classification of Products by Economic Activity (2014)

Part of the national standardization system of the Russian Federation and based on harmonization with the Statistical Classification of Products by Activity in the European Economic Community, 2008. In use from January 1 2014.

OCDS Core

CUCOP

Mexican Single Classifier of Public Procurement

The Single Classifier of Public Procurement (Clasificador Único de las Contrataciones Públicas) is a national scheme in Mexico for the classification of goods, works, services and leases.

OCDS Core

NAICS

North American Industry Classification System

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is an industry classification system developed by the statistical agencies of Canada, Mexico and the United States. Created against the background of the North American Free Trade Agreement, it is designed to provide common definitions of the industrial structure of the three countries and a common statistical framework to facilitate the analysis of the three economies. NAICS is based on supply-side or production-oriented principles, to ensure that industrial data, classified to NAICS, are suitable for the analysis of production-related issues such as industrial performance.

OCDS Core

PSC

Product and Service Codes

The Product and Service Codes (PSC) Manual provides codes to describe products, services, and research and development (R&D) purchased by the United States federal government. These codes indicate 'WHAT' was bought for each contract action reported in the Federal Procurement Data System (FPDS).

OCDS Core

HS

Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System

The Harmonized System is an international nomenclature for the classification of products. It allows participating countries to classify traded goods on a common basis for customs purposes. At the international level, the Harmonized System (HS) for classifying goods is a six-digit code system.

OCDS Core

CELEX

CELEX number

Identifier scheme for EUR-Lex documents

Legal basis

LEXML

LexML URN

Identifier scheme for BR-Lex documents

Legal basis

COFOG

Classification of the Functions of Government

A standard classifying the purposes of government activities, developed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and published by the United Nations Statistical Division.

Organization classification

TED_CA_TYPE

EC Type of contracting authority

The types of contracting authority within the domain of public procurement according to legislation of the European Parliament.

Organization classification

TED_CE_ACTIVITY

EC Main activity of contracting entity

The main activities of contracting entities within the domain of public procurement according to legislation of the European Parliament.

Organization classification

TED_PT_AWARD_CONTRACT_WITHOUT_CALL

EC Justification for award without call for competition

Justification for the award of a contract or concession without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union

Procurement method rationale classifications

TED_CATEGORY

EC Public passenger transport services covered

A classification of the services covered by the award of contracts for public passenger transport services according to Regulation 1370/2007 of the European Parliament.

Tender classification

Location Gazetteers

Code

Title

Description

Extension

NUTS

EU Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics

The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) was established by Eurostat in order to provide a single uniform breakdown of territorial units for the production of regional statistics for the European Union.

Location

ISO2

ISO Country Codes (3166-1 alpha-2)

ISO 2-Digit Country Codes

Location

GEONAMES

GeoNames

GeoNames provides numerical identifiers for many points of interest around the world, including administrative divisions, populated centres and other locations, embedded within a structured tree of geographic relations.

Location

OSMN

OpenStreetMap Node

OpenStreetMap Nodes consist of a single point in space defined by a latitude, longitude and node ID. Nodes might have tags to indicate the particular geographic feature they represent.

Location

OSMR

OpenStreetMap Relation

Relations are used to model logical (and usually local) or geographic relationships between objects. In practice, boundaries of geographic areas are available as Relations in OpenStreetMap.

Location

OSMW

OpenStreetMap Way

An OpenStreetMap Way is an ordered list of OpenStreetMap nodes. It can be used to describe fragments of roads or local boundaries and bounding boxes.

Location

Method

Code

Title

Description

Extension

open

Open

All interested suppliers can submit a tender.

OCDS Core

selective

Selective

Only qualified suppliers are invited to submit a tender.

OCDS Core

limited

Limited

The procuring entity contacts a number of suppliers of its choice.

OCDS Core

direct

Direct

The contract is awarded to a single supplier without competition.

OCDS Core

Method Of Payment

Code

Title

Description

Extension

cash

Cash

The payment is made in cash, such as banknotes and coins.

Participation Fees

check

Check

The payment is made by check (also written as "cheque").

Participation Fees

creditCard

Credit card

The payment is made by credit card.

Participation Fees

directDebit

Direct debit

The payment is made by direct debit, also known as direct withdrawal, pre-authorized debit (PAD) or pre-authorized payment (PAP).

Participation Fees

letterOfCredit

Letter of credit

The payment is made by letter of credit.

Participation Fees

wireTransfer

Wire transfer

The payment is made by wire transfer, also known as bank transfer or credit transfer.

Participation Fees

Milestone Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

scheduled

Scheduled

This milestone has been scheduled for the date in milestone.dueDate. Progress towards the milestone has not yet been evaluated as of milestone.dateModified.

OCDS Core

met

Met

This milestone has been achieved. The date on which it was met should be placed in the milestone.dateMet field.

OCDS Core

notMet

Not met

This milestone had not been met at the date it was last reviewed (see milestone.dateModified).

OCDS Core

partiallyMet

Partially met

This milestone was judged to have been partially met at the date it was last reviewed (see milestone.dateModified).

OCDS Core

Milestone Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

preProcurement

Pre-procurement milestones

For events during the planning or pre-procurement phase of a process, such as the preparation of key studies.

OCDS Core

approval

Approval milestones

For events such as the sign-off of a contract or project.

OCDS Core

engagement

Engagement milestones

For engagement milestones, such as a public hearing.

OCDS Core

assessment

Assessment milestones

For assessment and adjudication milestones, such as the meeting date of a committee.

OCDS Core

delivery

Delivery milestones

For delivery milestones, such as the date when a good or service is to be provided.

OCDS Core

reporting

Reporting milestones

For reporting milestones, such as when key reports are to be provided.

OCDS Core

financing

Financing milestones

For events related to the funding of the contracting process. In public-private partnerships, such events might include, for example, planned payments and equity transfers.

OCDS Core

payment

Payment milestones

For payment milestones, such as the date when a payment is expected to be made to a supplier. If the status of a contract's payment milestone is 'met', then the contract ought to have an entry for the payment under its implementation.transactions.

OCDS Core

securityClearanceDeadline

Security clearance deadline

The tenderers may obtain their security clearance until this date.

European Union

Participation Fee Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

document

Document

A fee payable for access to bidding documents.

Participation Fees

deposit

Deposit

A refundable fee payable for the submission of bids.

Participation Fees

submission

Submission

A non-refundable fee payable for the submission of bids.

Participation Fees

win

Win

A fee payable by the winning bidder.

Participation Fees

Party Role

Code

Title

Description

Extension

buyer

Buyer

A buyer is an entity whose budget will be used to pay for goods, works or services related to a contract.

OCDS Core

procuringEntity

Procuring entity

The entity managing the procurement. This can be different from the buyer who pays for, or uses, the items being procured.

OCDS Core

supplier

Supplier

An entity awarded or contracted to provide goods, works or services.

OCDS Core

tenderer

Tenderer

All entities who submit a tender.

OCDS Core

funder

Funder

The funder is an entity providing money or finance for this contracting process.

OCDS Core

enquirer

Enquirer

A party who has made an enquiry during the enquiry phase of a contracting process.

OCDS Core

payer

Payer

A party making a payment from a transaction.

OCDS Core

payee

Payee

A party in receipt of a payment from a transaction.

OCDS Core

reviewBody

Review body

A party responsible for the review of this procurement process. This party often has a role in any challenges made to the contract award.

OCDS Core

interestedParty

Interested party

A party that has expressed an interest in the contracting process: for example, by purchasing tender documents or submitting clarification questions.

OCDS Core

mediationBody

Mediation body

The body responsible for mediation procedures.

European Union

centralPurchasingBody

Central purchasing body

The procuring entity providing centralized purchasing activities and, possibly, ancillary purchasing activities.

European Union

processContactPoint

Process contact point

A contact point dedicated to this contracting process.

European Union

reviewContactPoint

Review contact point

The service from which information about the review procedure can be obtained.

European Union

selectedParticipant

Selected participant

A party that has already been selected to participate in the design contest.

European Union

informationService

Information service

An organization that can provide information regarding specific aspects of the contracting process.

European Union

Party Scale

Code

Title

Description

Extension

micro

Micro

This a micro enterprise, according to the definitions used by the procuring entity or buyer.

Party Scale

sme

Small or medium enterprise

This is a Small or Medium Enterprise (SME), according to the definitions used by the procuring entity or buyer.

Party Scale

small

Small

This is a small enterprise, according to the definitions used by the procuring entity or buyer.

Party Scale

medium

Medium

This is a medium enterprise, according to the definitions used by the procuring entity or buyer.

Party Scale

large

Large

This is a large enterprise, according to the definitions used by the procuring entity or buyer.

Party Scale

selfEmployed

Self-employed individual

This is a self-employed natural person, also known as a sole trader.

Party Scale

Permission

Code

Title

Description

Extension

required

Required

The activity is required.

Contract terms

allowed

Allowed

The activity is allowed.

Contract terms

notAllowed

Not allowed

The activity is not allowed.

Contract terms

Procurement Category

Code

Title

Description

Extension

goods

Goods and supplies

The primary object of this contracting process involves physical or electronic goods or supplies.

OCDS Core

works

Works

The primary object of this contracting process involves construction, repair, rehabilitation, demolition, restoration or maintenance of some asset or infrastructure.

OCDS Core

services

Services

The primary object of this contracting process involves professional services of some form, generally contracted for on the basis of measurable outputs or deliverables.

OCDS Core

Release Tag

Code

Title

Description

Extension

planning

Planning

A contracting process is proposed or planned. Information in the tender section describes the proposed process. The tender.status field should be used to identify whether the planning is at an early pipeline stage, or whether there are detailed plans for a tender developed.

OCDS Core

planningUpdate

Planning update

Details of a proposed or planned contracting process are being updated. This might include addition of information and documents from consultation engagement activities, revised details or timelines for a proposed contracting process, or a tender.status update to indicate that a pipeline proposal has been withdrawn.

OCDS Core

tender

Tender

Providing information about a new tender (call for proposals) process. Tender release should contain details of the goods or services being sought.

OCDS Core

tenderAmendment

Tender amendment

An amendment to an existing tender release. There should be at least one tender release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date, before a tenderAmendment is published. The term amendment has legal meaning in many jurisdictions.

OCDS Core

tenderUpdate

Tender update

An update to an existing tender release. There should be at least one tender release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date, before a tenderUpdate is published. An update may add new information or make corrections to prior published information. It should not be used for formal legal amendments to a tender, for which the tenderAmendment tag should be used.

OCDS Core

tenderCancellation

Tender cancellation

The cancellation of an existing tender. There should be at least one release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date, which provides details of the tender being cancelled.

OCDS Core

award

Award

Providing information about the award of a contract. One or more award sections will be present, and the tender section might be populated with details of the process leading up to the award.

OCDS Core

awardUpdate

Award update

An update to an existing award release. There should be at least one award release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date before an awardUpdate is published. An update may add new information or make corrections.

OCDS Core

awardCancellation

Award cancellation

Providing information about the cancellation of an award.

OCDS Core

contract

Contract

Providing information about the details of a contract that has been, or will be, entered into. The tender section might be populated with details of the process leading up to the contract, and the award section might contain details of the award on the basis of which this contract will be signed.

OCDS Core

contractUpdate

Contract update

Providing information about updates to a contract. There should be at least one contract release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date, before a contractUpdate is published. An update may add new information or make corrections to prior published information. It should not be used for formal legal amendments to a contract, for which the contractAmendment tag should be used.

OCDS Core

contractAmendment

Contract amendment

An amendment to an existing contract release. There should be at least one contract release with the same ocid, but an earlier release date, before a contractAmendment is published. The term amendment has legal meaning in many jurisdictions.

OCDS Core

implementation

Implementation

Providing new information on the implementation of a contracting process.

OCDS Core

implementationUpdate

Implementation update

Updating existing information provided about the implementation of a contracting process.

OCDS Core

contractTermination

Contract termination

Providing information at the end of a contracting process.

OCDS Core

compiled

Compiled record

This tag is used only in compiled records, which have merged together multiple releases to provide a snapshot view of the contract, and a version history.

OCDS Core

Reserved Participation

Code

Title

Description

Extension

shelteredWorkshop

Sheltered workshop

Participation is reserved to sheltered workshops and suppliers aiming at the social and professional integration of disabled or disadvantaged persons.

Other Requirements

publicServiceMissionOrganization

Public service mission organization

Participation is reserved to organizations pursuing a public service mission and fulfilling other legislative conditions.

Other Requirements

Selection Criterion Type

Code

Title

Description

Extension

economic

Economic

The criterion relates to the economic or financial standing of the tenderer.

Selection Criteria

technical

Technical

The criterion relates to the technical or professional ability of the tenderer.

Selection Criteria

suitability

Suitability

The criterion relates to the suitability of the tenderer (e.g. enrolment in trade register or membership of professional organization).

Selection Criteria

other

Other

The criterion relates to other aspects of the tenderer.

Selection Criteria

Submission Method

Code

Title

Description

Extension

electronicSubmission

Electronic submission

Bids will be received through an electronic procurement platform.

OCDS Core

electronicAuction

Electronic auction

Bids will be received through an electronic auction platform.

OCDS Core

written

Written

Bids will be received via written documents, delivered as hard copies, via generic e-mail systems, or some similar mechanism.

OCDS Core

inPerson

In person

Bids will only be received if they are hand delivered at the time and place specified in submissionMethodDetails or attached documentation.

OCDS Core

Tender Status

Code

Title

Description

Extension

planning

Planning

A future contracting process is being considered. Early information about the process can be provided in the tender section. A process with this status might provide information on early engagement or consultation opportunities, during which the details of a subsequent tender can be shaped.

OCDS Core

planned

Planned

A contracting process is scheduled, but is not yet taking place. Details of the anticipated dates can be provided in the tender block.

OCDS Core

active

Active

A tender process is currently taking place.

OCDS Core

cancelled

Cancelled

The tender process has been cancelled.

OCDS Core

unsuccessful

Unsuccessful

The tender process was unsuccessful.

OCDS Core

complete

Complete

The tender process is complete.

OCDS Core

withdrawn

Withdrawn

No further information on this process is available under this ocid.

OCDS Core

Unit Classification Scheme

Code

Title

Description

Extension

UNCEFACT

UN/CEFACT Recommendation 20

Use the common code from the latest version of the UN/CEFACT Recommendation 20 list of 'Codes for Units of Measure Used in International Trade'.

OCDS Core

QUDT

Quantities, Units, Dimensions and Data Types Ontologies

Use the QUDT Code value.

OCDS Core

Voting Rights

Code

Title

Description

Extension

ordinary

Ordinary voting rights

The shareholder is entitled to a single vote per share in all circumstances

Shareholders

none

No voting rights

The shareholder is not entitled to vote under any circumstances

Shareholders

restricted

Restricted voting rights

The shareholder is entitled to vote in specific circumstances only

Shareholders

additional

Additional voting rights

The shareholder is entitled to more than one vote per share in all circumstances

Shareholders

enhanced

Enhanced voting rights

The shareholder is entitled to more than one vote per share in specific circumstances only

Shareholders