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In the case of a public tender (national), all companies that legitimately carry out their business can offer the desired services (offer). This also applies to tenders under the EU award regime (open procedure, EU-wide); this shall be carried out for deliveries and services with a volume of orders of EUR 200,000.00 or more. The State of Hesse and the Hessian Municipalities announce their tenders in the Hessian Tender Database HAD (, which may also take over the publication under the EU procurement regime. Note: EU tenders must also be published in the EU Official Journal.

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You can find out which documents, samples or samples you need when submitting your tender in the tender documents.

Your tender must meet the content and formal requirements described in the tender documents.
Find out more about competitions in the Hessian Tender Database ( If you wish to participate, apply to the registrar for participation in the competition. The contracting authority shall evaluate the applications. If the registrar has selected you, it will ask you to submit a quote. It shall forward the tender documents. When creating an offer, you must consider various formal and content requirements, for example: the legally binding signature of the offer, the timely compliance with the deadline, the complete registration of the required prices, as well as the declarations and evidence required by the client. Attention: You may not change the contract documents! You will find out in the tender documents whether you can or must transmit the documents electronically. In this case, you must provide the documents with a qualified electronic signature and transmit the data in encrypted form. Note: The contracting authority must grant a sufficient period of time for tenders. The contracting authority shall not open the tenders until the tender period has expired. It shall examine tenders received in a regular and timely period according to the following criteria: Completeness professional accuracy and mathematical accuracy. The contract is awarded in writing, with a few exceptions. The contract is also considered to be the conclusion of the contract. The registrar will also inform you if you do not receive the contract.

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