Guidelines for the Preparation of a Procurement Agency Information File. WHO Technical Report Series, No. 917, 2003, Annex 7
(2003; 4 pages)


A procurement agency information file (PAIF) is a document prepared by the procurement agency (PA) that contains specific and factual information about the operations carried out at the named site including any closely integrated operations of the PA.

A PAIF should be succinct and, if possible, should not exceed 25 A4 pages.

The PA should give a short description of its activities under each of the following headings. Where appropriate, supportive documentation should be appended.

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