Changes1.Publication reference




3.Programme title

Annual Action Programme for Turkey for the year 2014 under the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA II).


IPA budget Item 22.02 03 01 of the general budget of the EU (90 %) and national contribution (10 %).

5.Contracting Authority

Central Finance and Contracts Unit, Ankara, TURKEY.

6.Nature of contract

Global price

7.Contract description

The overall objective of the project is to improve transparency and accountability of public financial management system.

Specifically, it is aimed to improve public accounting system and government financial statistics by means of reviewing the existing legal framework of PSAS and revising its principles accordingly, increasing awareness of public officials about its principles and the way it is implemented as well as increasing structural capacity of public institutions. To this end, the Contractor will provide technical assistance and consultancy services including organizing seminars, conferences, internship, workshops, study visits, training and pilot study activities on public sector accounting standards and EU best practices.

8.Indicative budget

EUR 1 875 000

9.Intended timing of publication of the contract notice


10.Additional information

Not applicable.

11.Legal basis

Regulation (EU) nº 236/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11.3.2014 laying down common rules and procedures for the implementation of the Union's instruments for financing external action and Regulation (EU) nº 231/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11.3.2014 establishing an Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA II), OJ L 77, 15.3.2014, p. 11 — See Annex A2 of the Practical Guide

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There must be a minimum period of 30 calendar days between the publication of this prior information notice and the publication of the corresponding contract notice.

No applications or requests for information should be sent at this stage.

Publication Date2018-03-03
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeRestricted procedure
Contract TypeServices
Award CriteriaNot specified
OrganisationCentral Finance and Contracts Unit
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)