The Government has created one stop Government e-Marketplace (GeM) to facilitate online procurement of common use Goods & Services required by
various Government Departments / Organizations / PSUs. GeM aims to enhance transparency, efficiency and speed in public procurement.
It provides the tools of e-bidding, reverse e-auction and demand aggregation to facilitate the government users achieve the best value for their money. The purchases through GeM by Government users have been authorized and made mandatory by Ministry of Finance by adding a new Rule No. 149 in the General Financial Rules, 2017.