Belgium-Brussels: Implementation of EU ETS: analysis of national responses to Article 21 of the EU ETS Directive
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/clima/tenders/index_en.htm
Section II: Object
Implementation of EU ETS: analysis of national responses to Article 21 of the EU ETS Directive.
Support to DG Climate Action in maintaining the effective implementation of Article 21 of the EU ETS Directive. Particular focus is required on the review of the national Article 21 reports which are submitted annually by the EU 28 Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway on their application of the Directive requirements. The service is scheduled to cover national reports submitted in 2017 and 2018. The principal output each year will be a detailed technical review of the national reports. The service will also provide additional quality checking of the national submissions and recommendation of necessary improvements.
Single contract of 21 months covering a service requirement for national Article 21 reports submitted in 2017 and repeated for national Article 21 reports submitted in 2018 (150 000 EUR total budget).
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
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Failing that, the contracting authority reserves the right to refuse access to its premises.
Section VI: Complementary information
In line with Article 134.1.e) of the rules of application to the Regulation (EU, Euratom) 2015/1929 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28.10.2015 (Financial Regulation), during the 3 years following conclusion of the original contract, the contracting authority will be able to use the negotiated procedure for additional services (without prior publication of a contract notice) for new services or works consisting in the repetition of similar services or works entrusted to the economic operator to which the same contracting authority awarded an original contract, provided that these services or works are in conformity with a basic project for which the original contract was awarded after publication of a contract notice, subject to the conditions set out in paragraph 4 of Article 134.
Tender documents will be available for download at the address indicated under heading I.3. The website will be updated regularly and it is the tenderers' responsibility to check for updates and modifications during the tendering period.
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You may submit any observations concerning the award procedure to the contracting authority indicated under heading I.1.
If you believe that there was maladministration, you may lodge a complaint to the European Ombudsman within 2 years of the date when you became aware of the facts on which the complaint is based (see http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu). Such complaint does not have as an effect either to suspend the time limit to launch an appeal or to open a new period for lodging an appeal.
Within 2 months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1.