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 22.2 03 01 of the general budget of the EU (90 %) and national contribution (10 %).

5.Contracting Authority

Central Finance and Contracts Unit (CFCU), Ankara, TURKEY.

6.Nature of contract


7.Contract description

The specific objective of this contract is to contribute to the effective and efficient utilisation and management of the EU funds and projects implemented by the CFCU by improving its business process and electronic system, capacity and working performance of its staff via activities such as daily / ad-hoc advice, needs analysis based trainings, establishment of training unit and a productprice tracking database. This contract also aims at enhancing the intensity and effectiveness of its cooperation with stakeholders.

8.Indicative budget

2 000 000 EUR

9.Intended timing of publication of the contract notice

April 2018

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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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 (CFCU)
Class Code75130000
Class DescriptionSupporting services for the government
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)