The new Procurement Code (Legislative Decree 50/2016) and the amendments made subsequently with the Corrective of the Procurement Code (Legislative Decree 56/2017), GPP is no longer a voluntary instrument but has become mandatory. In fact, art. 34 introduced the obligation to apply, for the full value of the amount of the tender, the “technical specifications” and “contractual clauses”, contained in the minimum environmental criteria (CAM), “for the award of any amount”.
Environmental criteria can be “basic” or “rewarding”, a contract can be considered “sustainable” if it integrates at least all the basic criteria; however, contracting authorities are also invited to use the regarding criteria.
Get It Fair has been recently included in the as rewarding criterion in the CAM Construction: organizations with the ESG rating validation issued by a third party accredited body according to ISO 17029 and a Programme (like Get It Fair) may gain additional score in bid evaluation.