Services - 538668-2019

14/11/2019    S220

Finland-Helsinki: Market Consultation for Scientific Services to Support the Update of EUSES (the European Union System for the Evaluation of Substances)

2019/S 220-538668

Notice on a buyer profile

This notice is related to following: Prior information notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
Postal address: Annankatu 18
Town: Helsinki
NUTS code: FI1B1 Helsinki-Uusimaa
Postal code: 00121
Country: Finland
Contact person: Finance Unit
Telephone: +358 9686180

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
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

Market Consultation for Scientific Services to Support the Update of EUSES (the European Union System for the Evaluation of Substances)

Reference number: ECHA/2019/433
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73210000 Research consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: FI1B1 Helsinki-Uusimaa
Main site or place of performance:

ECHA's and contractor's premises.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This notice is an invitation to economic operators to participate in preliminary market research to be carried out by ECHA with a view to launching procurement to establish a contract with a scientific service provider to support the update of EUSES. The work for preparing the new tool is foreseen in 2020-2021. Due to the diversity of tasks and topics, ECHA might look for different expert service providers to cover the diverse topics; therefore, we encourage economic operators interested in providing support to participate in the market research, even if they have relevant experience only in some of the areas, but not in all of them. The procurement procedure will tentatively be launched in Q1 2020, and the target date to sign the contract is Q3 2020.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

The market consultation will be carried out by means of a questionnaire for market operators. Information about EUSES and the purpose of the market consultation is provided in the questionnaire, which is available on ECHA buyer's profile indicated in Section I.1). If you are interested in participating in the market research, please reply to the questionnaire by 15.12.2019. ECHA will preserve the confidentiality of the information provided in response to the questionnaire.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: