Services - 328863-2022

20/06/2022    S117

Malawi-Lilongwe: Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security

2022/S 117-328863

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Procurement award procedure applying to European Union external actions financed from the general budget of the European Union and the European Development Fund (EDF)

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The Government of the Republic of Malawi, National Authorising Officer of the EDF
Postal address: PO Box 30102, Capital City, Lilongwe 3
Town: Lilongwe
NUTS code: MW Malawi
Postal code: N/A
Country: Malawi
E-mail: nao@naosupportmw.org
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.naosupportmw.org/
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Technical Assistance to the Government of Malawi to support the implementation of Enabling Environment Reforms for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Related Labour Laws

Reference number: INTPA/LLW/2021/EA-RP/0044
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The contract shall provide Technical Assistance to the Government of Malawi in supporting the implementation of activities towards creating an enabling business environment for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Malawi and legal reviews and enforcement of related labour laws. It shall provide support in key areas of the entrepreneurship operating environment, e.g. entrepreneurship policy dialogue, analyzing and addressing key legal and regulatory constraints affecting small businesses, formalization of the economy, support towards legislative processes and implementation of related labor rights laws.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 2 582 864.00 EUR
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: MW Malawi
Main site or place of performance:

Malawi (Sub-Saharan Africa)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Technical Assistance to the Government of Malawi to support the implementation of Enabling Environment Reforms for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Related Labour Laws

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: technial / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion - Name: financial / Weighting: 20
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: yes
Identification of the project:

Africa, Caribbean and Pacific

II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted 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.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2021/S 089-226852
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: FED/2022/432-481
Title:

Technical Assistance to the Government of Malawi to support the implementation of Enabling Environment Reforms for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Related Labour Laws

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
20/05/2022
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 8
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: GOPA Worldwide Consultants GmbH
National registration number: HRB13958
Postal address: Hindenburgring 18
Town: Bad Homburg
NUTS code: DE718 Hochtaunuskreis
Postal code: 61348
Country: Germany
E-mail: GED@GOPA.DE
Telephone: +49 61729300
Fax: +49 61729300
Internet address: www.gopa.de
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: GOPA - Gesellschaft fuer Organisation, Planung und Ausbildung mbH
National registration number: HRB 7361
Postal address: Hindenburgring 18
Town: Bad Homburg
NUTS code: DE718 Hochtaunuskreis
Postal code: 61348
Country: Germany
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 2 800 000.00 EUR
Total value of the contract/lot: 2 582 864.00 EUR
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted
Short description of the part of the contract to be subcontracted:

Subcontracting arrangement not ye set up, but foreseen at the implementation stage of the contract, particularly logistics services for organization of events

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: High Court of Malawi
Postal address: P. O. Box 30244
Town: Blantyre
Country: Malawi
Telephone: +265 1873873
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
15/06/2022