Government Procurement Opportunities, The government of Kenya is in the process of registering and pre-qualifying Youth, Women and Persons with Disability owned enterprises so that they can access government tenders and contracts. This means that companies owned by Youth, Women and Persons with disabilities have to provide an Access to Government Procurement Opportunities (AGPO) certificate while participating in e-procurement.
Kenya Government procurement has moved online. This is facilitated by the Integrated Financial Management Information System (IFMIS). IFMIS is an initiative of the National Treasury aimed at enhancing efficiency and effectiveness in public Financial Management.
The National treasury has committed resources to ensure that all procurement of Ministries, departments, Agencies and counties in done electronically through e-procurement. The shift from manual to e-procurement makes public procurement efficient and effective. It will also enhance openness and accountability at all levels for the benefit of all suppliers.
For a business entity to qualify for AGPO registrations it must be registered with the registrar of companies and have at least seventy percent membership of youth, women or persons with disabilities and the leadership shall be one hundred percent youth, women and persons with disability, respectively. Briantony International consultants will assist you with Company registration and business name registration with the registrar of companies at an affordable price.
Other requirements include identity card(s) or passport(s), Business registration certificate or certificate of incorporation, Pin or VAT certificate, Partnership deed for partnership business, Memorandum or Articles of association and CR 12 mandatory for registered companies’ .For construction category a letter or certificate from the National Construction Authority, Energy Regulation Commission or any other authorized public technical body must be provided.
Briantony International Consultants offer company registration services and also ensure that you have an AGPO certificate required for e-procurement. Once you have obtained an AGPO certificate you will use it together with the Tax Compliance Certificate to register for IFMIS number and subsequently be able to log in to the Kenya suppliers Portal which enables direct and real-time access for responding to bid invitations and communicating directly with GOK procuring units.