The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB) was enacted by an Act of Parliament [Cap 42:08] of 2001. PPADB is a parastatal organisation, operating under the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MFED). The primary mandate of PPADB is to adjudicate and award tenders for Central Government and any other institutions specified under the Act for the delivery of works, services and supplies.
The Board is also responsible for registration and discipline of contractors who do business with Government. It supports capacity building on procurement and asset disposal, monitor adherence to the Act and provide advice.