Open Knowledge

Procurement tenders 90% open


What data is expected?

All tenders and awards of the national/federal government aggregated by office. Monitoring tenders can help new groups to participate in tenders and increase government compliance. Data submitted in this category must be aggregated by office, updated at least monthly & satisfy the following minimum criteria:


  • tenders name
  • tender description
  • tender status


  • Award title
  • Award description
  • value of the award
  • suppliers name

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? Yes(Here)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (XML, HTML, PDF)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Plataforma de Contratación del Sector Público published by Ministerio de Hacienda y Administraciones Públicas)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


The Procurement Tenders dataset matches the evaluation criteria.

It does not provide a bulk download but an an electronic mechanism to allow companies to integrate the tenders with their systems (with the CODICE specification) and a set of RSS feeds.



  • Georg Neumann


  • José Félix Ontañón