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TED XML schemas

The Publications Office of the EU is the official publisher of the public procurement notices above the European thresholds.
It publishes these notices on the TED website. In order to publish the notices on TED the Publications Office uses 3 schema:

  • Reception: TED eSenders XML schema
  • Internal: Schema used internally by the Publications Office
  • Publication: The XML schema that public procurement notices are published in on the TED Website

These 3 schema are available below with the appropriate name. 

XML schema R2.0.9 XML schema R2.0.8

XML schema 2.0.9 is compliant with:

XML schema 2.0.8 is compliant with:

should be used for forms 16, 17, 18 and 19

Reception: TED eSenders XML schema Reception: TED eSenders XML schema
Validation tools (schematron)
Internal Schema Internal Schema
Publication Schema Publication Schema
The Exchange Specification otherwise known as the ADMIN XSD is the specification of the XML message file used in the TED production workflow
Form labels R2.0.9 (zip) Form labels R2.0.8 (zip)
Form label mappings R2.0.9 (zip) Form label mappings R2.0.8 (zip)
Form validation rules R2.0.9 (zip) Form validation rules R2.0.8 (zip)
PDF form templates R2.0.9 (zip) PDF form templates R2.0.8 (pdf)
NUTS 2021 implementation