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Instituto de Informatica, I.P. (II, IP), is a public institute that, under the terms of subparagraph c) of paragraph 2 of article 3 of Decree-Law No. 196/2012, of 23 August, ensures the construction, management and operation of application systems and technological infrastructure in the areas of information and communication technologies of the services and bodies of the Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security (MTSSS), in a logic of shared common services.

For this purpose, it is responsible for triggering the appropriate contracting procedures, provided for in the Public Contracts Code, to respond to the different needs in the field of ICT, at the ministerial level.

In this matter, as provided for in the Statutes of the Instituto de Informática (Ordinance No. 138/2013, 2 April), the Organization Area of ​​the Department of Organization and People Management is responsible, which is responsible for ensuring the development of procedures of acquisition of goods and services, to meet the needs expressed by the different organic units of the II, IP, according to the established plans and the legal standards in force, meeting the best criteria of economy, efficiency and effectiveness, without prejudice to the competences of the General Secretariat of the MTSSS.

Public Tenders Public Tenders

The procedures taking place at the Instituto de Informática are available on the Public Procurement Platform.

Average Payment Term to Suppliers Average Payment Term to Suppliers

The Instituto de Informática I.P. makes public its average payment term to suppliers (PMP), presenting the respective value per year:


Year Days
2021 9
2020 17
2019 18
2018 13
2017 13
2016 13
2015 11
2014 9
2013 10
2012 37
2011 23
2010 14


Debts to Suppliers Debts to Suppliers

Not applicable. Pursuant to article 14 of Decree-Law No. 18/2016, of April 13, only entities with an average payment period exceeding 60 days are subject to the duty to publicize debts to suppliers.

Law of Commitments and Late Payments Law of Commitments and Late Payments

Publication of the declarations indicated in article 15 of the LCPA
As of 12/31/2021, there were no Delayed Payments or Receipts.