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that we match all relevant documents, we recommend that
you include specific keyword on your profile to assist with
the matching process.
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|Tenders Help and Guidance|
|This section of the site aims to answer
any questions or difficulties you may have about any aspect
of the Xtender site or service.
|We have prepared an 8 page tendering guide to try and explain how the Tendering process works. We have also tried to explain the terminology in plain terms.|
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|CPV Codes||Common Procurement Vocabulary,
the CPV establishes a single classification system for public
procurement aimed at standardising the references used by
contracting authorities and entities to describe the subject
of procurement contracts.
See our Tendering Guide for a full description of the CPV coding structure.
|NUTS Codes||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
Eurostat is the Statistical Office of the European Communities situated in Luxembourg. Its task is to provide the European Union with statistics at European level that enable comparisons between countries and regions.
|PQQ||Pre-Qualification Questionnaire. Used as part of the restricted tender procedure by public sector organisation to short-list possible suppliers. Suppliers who are selected, are invited to proceed to the tender stage.|