Servicios - 29445-2021

21/01/2021    S14

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Provision of Language Training

2021/S 014-029445

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Stability Mechanism (ESM)
Postal address: 6a Circuit de la Foire Internationale
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Postal code: L-1347
Country: Luxembourg
Telephone: +352 2609620
Internet address(es):
Main address:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Official name: European Stability Mechanism
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Country: Luxembourg
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Economic and financial affairs

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Provision of Language Training

II.1.2)Main CPV code
80580000 Provision of language courses
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The objective of this procurement procedure is to select a provider able to provide English language training courses and also language training in French, German and Luxembourgish in order to support integration in Luxembourg. Scope of the training is to ensure that participants achieve both professional and general linguistic competence covering the following four skills: written comprehension, oral comprehension, written expression and oral expression.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LU00 Luxembourg
Main site or place of performance:

Both contractor and ESM premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

All language training follows the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), with the following thresholds supported by the ESM for staff members:

• English language up to level C2;

• French and/or German language up to level B2;

• Luxembourgish language up to A2 level in speaking and B1 in listening.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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:

As indicated in the procurement documents.

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 18/02/2021
Local time: 14:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 18/02/2021
Local time: 15:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:

Neither Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014, nor Regulation(EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council (as amended) apply to the ESM. The ESM procures supplies, services and works on its own behalf and for its own account pursuant to the ESM Procurement Policy as published on the ESM website. This procurement is carried out by the ESM under a negotiated procedure in the meaning of the ESM Procurement Policy. Please refer to the ESM website for additional details.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: ESM Procurement Review Panel
Postal address: 6a, Circuit de la Foire Internationale
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: L-1347
Country: Luxembourg
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Official name: ESM Procurement Review Panel
Town: Luxembourg
Country: Luxembourg
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: