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New Tender Publication Procedure

Subsequent to Circular #33 dated 2013 December 09, published by the Ministry of Finance & Planning (MoFP), publication of procurement opportunities are mandated to be done by way of the Government of Jamaica (GoJ) Public Procurement Page (PPP) through the Jamaica Information Service (JIS). The JIS is solely responsible for the issuance of GoJ procurement notices via the Public Procurement Page and no Procuring Entity is to advertise procurement opportunities outside of this facility. 


The GoJ’s Public Procurement page is presently in the following daily’s:

  • The Gleaner – every Saturday
  • The Jamaica Observer – Every Tuesday


It is also noted that Procurement Notices must also be publicized as follows:

  1. On the respective Procuring Entity’s website ( or on its Portfolio Ministry’s website; and
  2. The Office of the Contract Generals (OCG) GoJ Electronic Procurement Notice Board available at .


In light of this change, all interested parties are advised to visit the respective papers/websites in order to view tender notices.