Call for tenders' details

Corrigendum - Deadline for submission of tenders has been extended.
Framework contract for the provision of complete electronic signature services (...
Contracting authority:
European Commission, DG Health and Food Safety (SANTE)
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Framework contract for the provision of complete electronic signature services (including eSeals used as digital corporate stamps) for the operations of the Traces system.
The Traces system ( is the EU sanitary certification system for the trade of animals, food, feed and plants. This online tool is managing the international exchanges of related sanitary certificates within EU and from/to non-EU countries by networking private companies and competent authorities. This system manages more than 1 700 000 sanitary certificates per year implying more than 36 000 users from more than 80 countries. DG Health and Food Safety wants to evolve the services currently available to stakeholders by integrating electronic signature, time-stamping tools and long-term proof management, to provide a legal dimension to the electronic documents managed and let Traces enable the paperless management of sanitary certificates. DG Health and Food Safety is looking for a service provider able to offer a complete electronic signature service covering the large number and the large geographic coverage of the Traces system.
Open procedure
Most economic
31/01/2017 00:00
31/03/2017 17:00
06/04/2017 10:00
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Reference Notice type Publication date
2017/S 035-062681 Corrigendum 18/02/2017 00:00
2017/S 021-034689 Contract notice 31/01/2017 00:00