Kerala IT Policy 2017 (Draft)

Department of Electronics & Information Technology

Govt. of Kerala

5.11.1. Government procurement

The State envisages creation of a vibrant internal market for the IT players and an early adoption market for the startups by virtue of opening up its procurement needs to companies in the state (registered in Kerala or having a billing within the state).

  1. The companies shall be encouraged to take up pilot project with government in their areas of expertise and on successful completion of the same scale it up to a larger scope , subject to approvals by the Government.
  2. The companies are also encouraged to submit suo motto proposals to the government on areas of governance public service and new technology paradigms in the area of health, education etc . The proposals shall be selected through a "SWISS CHALLENGE" process.

IT Industry facilitators Promotion of locally manufactured/ assembled products