Services - 183492-2016

31/05/2016    S103

Belgium-Brussels: Assisting the Commission in the implementation of the Commission Regulation (EU) No 1031/2010 (‘Auctioning Regulation’) and of the market oversight framework under the EU emission trading system

2016/S 103-183492

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Directorate-General for Climate Action, SRD.2 — Finance
Postal address: BU-9 01/005
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE BELGIQUE-BELGIË
Postal code: 1049
Country: Belgium
E-mail: clima-tenders@ec.europa.eu

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/clima/tenders/index_en.htm

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from 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:

Assisting the Commission in the implementation of the Commission Regulation (EU) No 1031/2010 (‘Auctioning Regulation’) and of the market oversight framework under the EU emission trading system.

Reference number: CLIMA.B.1/ETU/2016/00xx.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
90700000 Environmental services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The contractors under 3 different lots will provide legal, economic, financial, as well as accounting and auditing expertise to the Commission in its activity related to ensuring the integrity and reliability of the auctioning of emission allowances under the EU ETS and of the carbon market through the development of the relevant legislation, its implementation and monitoring, public procurement procedures and contractual arrangements as well as ensuring the timely and effective management of problems, incidents and crisis situations. The estimated total value under Section II.1.5 is the expected annual average value for the 3 lots together.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 1 300 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Legal, procurement and project management assistance

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
79418000 Procurement consultancy services
79410000 Business and management consultancy services
79111000 Legal advisory services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:

‘Extra muros’; ‘intra muros’, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Framework contract. The contractor(s) under this framework contract might be required to provide the following services:

— legal assistance for the management of the contract with the common auction platform, including the management of problems, incidents or crisis,

— legal assistance for the joint procurement of the third common auction platform,

— legal assistance for the joint procurement of the auction monitor,

— legal assistance for the revision and the implementation of the Auctioning Regulation,

— legal assistance for the implementation and review of the market oversight framework related to the EU ETS auctioning and secondary trading.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Assistance on economic and financial market analysis

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
66150000 Financial markets administration services
66152000 Financial market regulatory services
66170000 Financial consultancy, financial transaction processing and clearing-house services
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
66171000 Financial consultancy services
79300000 Market and economic research; polling and statistics
79311400 Economic research services
79311410 Economic impact assessment
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:

‘Extra muros’.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Framework contract. The contractor(s) under this framework contract might be required to provide the following services:

— economic and financial market analysis necessary for the management of the contract with the common auction platform,

— economic and financial market analysis relevant for the joint procurement of the third common auction platform,

— economic and financial market analysis relevant for the joint procurement of the auction monitor,

— economic and financial market analysis relevant for the revision and for the implementation of the Auctioning Regulation,

— economic and financial market analysis relevant for implementation and review of the market oversight framework related to the EU ETS auctioning and secondary trading.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Accounting and auditing assistance

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
79200000 Accounting, auditing and fiscal services
79210000 Accounting and auditing services
79212000 Auditing services
79212100 Financial auditing services
79212300 Statutory audit services
79212400 Fraud audit services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:

‘Extra muros’.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Framework contract. The contractor(s) under this framework contract might be required to provide the following services:

— accounting and auditing assistance for the management of the contract with the common auction platform,

— accounting and auditing assistance for the joint procurement of the third common auction platform,

— accounting and auditing assistance for the joint procurement of the auction monitor,

— accounting and auditing assistance for the revision and the implementation of the Auctioning Regulation,

— accounting, auditing, anti-fraud assistance for the implementation and review of the market oversight framework related to the EU ETS auctioning and secondary trading.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
29/07/2016

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
19/05/2016