Open Knowledge

Procurement tenders 70% 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? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (CSV)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by Агенция по обществените поръчки/Public Procurement Agency)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


All documents are available on the website of the agency. They are in somewhat structured form, but are not machine readable. There's no formal schema or definition. Their own dataset has been extended multiple times, so even internally it's hard to figure out a standartised form and values for the data. A bulk download is avialable via the open data portal of the government.



  • Georg Neumann


  • Georg Neumann