Services - 443406-2021

03/09/2021    S171

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: Promotion of ESS Quality Frameworks and Standards to Non-EU Countries

2021/S 171-443406

Contract notice

Services

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

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Statistical Office of the European Union (ESTAT)
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Postal code: 2920
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: estat-calls-for-tender-directorates-a-b@ec.europa.eu
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/main
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=8669
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=8669
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Statistics

Section II: Object

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

Promotion of ESS Quality Frameworks and Standards to Non-EU Countries

Reference number: ESTAT/LUX/2021/OP/0013
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79330000 Statistical services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The overall aim of the contract is to promote ESS quality standards to NSIs in the ENP, Central Asia and Enlargement countries and thus to help them improving the quality of their statistics, to share and learn from experiences and best practice, and to encourage a coordinated approach to common problems. This will be done by organising a series of six seminars over a three-year period.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 400 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79330000 Statistical services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Main site or place of performance:

Please consult the procurement documents available at the address indicated in section I.3).

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The overall aim of the contract is to promote ESS quality standards to NSIs in the ENP, Central Asia and Enlargement countries and thus to help them improving the quality of their statistics, to share and learn from experiences and best practice, and to encourage a coordinated approach to common problems. This will be done by organising a series of six seminars over a three-year period.

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
Value excluding VAT: 400 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
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: yes
Identification of the project:

ESP 2013-2020

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:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

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
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
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: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 11/10/2021
Local time: 16:00
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:
English, Bulgarian, Danish, German, Greek, Estonian, Finnish, French, Irish, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Czech
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 12 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 13/10/2021
Local time: 10:00
Place:

Tenders will be opened electronically on the date and time indicated in the contract notice. It is possible to attend the opening by videoconference.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

Please consult the procurement documents available at the address indicated in section I.3).

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GC.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Telephone: +352 4303-1
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

See Internet address provided in section I.3).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
27/08/2021