Services - 101582-2021

Submission deadline has been amended by:  109187-2021
01/03/2021    S41

Belgium-Brussels: Selection of the Registry of the .eu top-level Domain Name

2021/S 041-101582

Concession notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/23/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology, Directorate E — Future Networks, Unit E.3 — Next Generation Internet
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE10 Région de Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
Postal code: B-1049
Country: Belgium
Contact person: Olivier Bringer
E-mail: CNECT-SELECTION-EU-REGISTRY@ec.europa.eu
Telephone: +32 22992067
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/connect/index_en.htm
Address of the buyer profile: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/newsroom/call-for-tenders
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/news-redirect/686737
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Applications or, where applicable, tenders must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Selection of the Registry of the .eu top-level Domain Name

II.1.2)Main CPV code
72421000 Internet or intranet client application development services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The European Commission, Directorate General for Communication Networks, Content and Technologies, (referred to as the Contracting authority) is planning to launch this call for the selection of the entity that will be entrusted with the function of Registry of the .eu top-level domain (TLD) as defined by Regulation (EU) 2019/517. The successful applicant will be designated as the Registry of the .eu TLD and invited to enter into negotiation with the contracting authority for the service concession contract for the administration, functioning and management of the .eu TLD.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This concession is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: BE Belgique / België
Main site or place of performance:

EU Member States.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Concession is awarded on the basis of the criteria stated in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the concession
Duration in months: 60
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions, indication of information and documentation required:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.2)Conditions related to the concession
III.2.2)Concession performance conditions:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the concession
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the concession

Section IV: Procedure

IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for submission of applications or receipt of tenders
Date: 16/04/2021
Local time: 16:00
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English, Bulgarian, Danish, German, Greek, Estonian, Finnish, French, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Czech

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GeneralCourt.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Fax: +352 4303-2100
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
22/02/2021