ICAI issue the Guidance & issue clarification with reference to Chartered Accountants in Practice/Firms of Chartered Accountants registering themselves on GeM Portal
As members are aware, the Government of India has mandated that government departments and organisations purchase products and services through the GeM (Government e-marketplace) platform.
Chartered Accountants in Practice/Firms of chartered accountants are eligible to register on the GeM Portal to perform professional services. The information that is published on the portal should adhere to the Code of Ethics' rules.
It should be noted that the Institute's Guidelines on Tenders, dated 7th April 2016, will apply to tenders floated through the GeM Portal without modification. The Guidelines are found in Appendix J of Volume II of the Code of Ethics and can be found on the Institute's website at the ICAI link