Changes1.Publication reference




3.Programme title

Multi-annual action programme for Turkey: Environment and Climate Action from the Instrument of Pre-Accession Assistance -II (IPA II).


IPA II Budget Item of the General Budget of the EU and National Contribution

5.Contracting Authority

General Directorate of EU and Foreign Relations, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, Ankara, TURKEY

6.Nature of contract

Global price

7.Contract description

The purpose of the contract is to achieve good water status through implementing the WFD (2000/60/EC) and the related daughter directives. River Basin Management Plans (RBMP) for 6 Basins (Antalya, Batı Karadeniz, Doğu Karadeniz, Doğu Akdeniz, Kızılırmak and Marmara) will be prepared in the project. Additionally sectoral water allocation plans and strategic environmental assessment reports will be prepared simultaneously in integrated basin management approach for those basins. Effects of climate change and drought analysis will be examined within sectoral water allocation plans and thereby utilized for RBMPs, as well.

8.Indicative budget

7 700 000,00 EUR

9.Intended timing of publication of the Contract Notice

August 2019

10.Additional information


11.Legal basis(1)

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 (EC) No 231/2014 of the European Parliament and the Council of 11.3.2014 establishing an instrument for pre-accession assistance (IPA II) (OJ L 77/11, 11.3.2014, P. 11).

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Publication Date2019-05-24
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeServices
Award CriteriaNot applicable
OrganisationGeneral Directorate of EU and Foreign Relations
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)