Belgium-Brussels: Linking the planning tools emanating from EU environmental legislation and policies with funding mechanisms
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/funding/calls_en.htm
Section II: Object
Linking the planning tools emanating from EU environmental legislation and policies with funding mechanisms
The overall aim of the contract is to assist the European Commission by analysing to what degree the measures included in the current environmental planning tools emanating from the EU environmental legislation applying to agricultural, forests and / Natura 2000 in rural areas present the features necessary to be supported under the different instruments of the Common Agriculture Policy.
The study will consider three environmental planning tools (please refer to Point 11.2.4 for comprehensive description).
Open call for tender: service. Single contract of 12 months (total budget 200 000 EUR).
The study will consider the following environmental planning tools:
— Prioritised Action Frameworks (PAF) established for the relevant period under Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30.11.2009 on the conservation of wild birds and Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21.5.1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora, in combination with the relevant management plans,
— River Basin Management Plans (RBMP) and Programmes of measures established under Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23.10.2000 establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy,
— Air Quality Plans and short term Action Plans established under Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality.
This was previously published in the PIN OJ S 056-123139 of 21.3.2018 with the title “Linking the planning tools emanating from EU environmental legislation and policies with funding mechanisms” with an amount of 200 000 EUR.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Please refer to Procurement Documents (see Point 1.1 and 1.7 of tender specifications).
Section IV: Procedure
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Section VI: Complementary information
In line with Article 134.1.e) of the Rules of Application to the Financial Regulation nº 2015/1929 of 30.10.2015, 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.
Procurement 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.