Belgium-Brussels: Support to the Evaluation of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020, and Follow-up
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/funding/calls_en.htm
Section II: Object
Support to the Evaluation of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020, and Follow-up
This contract will support the Commission in the evaluation of the EU biodiversity strategy to 2020, through elaborating an evaluation methodology, carrying out stakeholder consultations, evidence collection, review and analysis, and drafting an evaluation study report. The contract will further develop business-as-usual scenarios for biodiversity to 2030 and 2050, and will support the Commission in the definition and impact assessment of post-2020 EU biodiversity policy options; broad stakeholder consultations and the production of an Impact Assessment report with recommendations and an intervention logic.
Open call for tender: Single contract of 27 months (total budget 500 000 EUR)
The performance of the contract is divided into 2 phases: the duration of Phase 1 will be 18 months and the duration of Phase 2 will be 11 months, with an overlap between the 2 phases of 2 months. The contractor is authorised to continue the performance of the contract in the second phase only with written consent of the Contracting Authority. The Contracting Authority will notify the contractor in writing about its consent 2 months before the start of the second phase.
Please note this was previously published in the PIN OJ 2018/S 056-123139 on 21/03/2018 with the title "Contract to support the final evaluation of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020" with an amount of 500 000 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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A maximum of 2 representatives per tender may attend the opening (no expenses paid).
For organisational and security reasons, the tenderer must provide the full name and ID or passport number of the representatives at least 3 working days in advance to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Failing that, the Contracting Authority reserves the right to refuse access to its premises.
Section VI: Complementary information
In line with Article 11.1(e) of the Annex to Regulation (EU, Euratom) No. 2018/1046 of 18.7.2018 on the financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union, 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 point 11.4.
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.
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:
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 two months of the notification of the award decision you may lodge an appeal to the body referred to in VI.4.1.