Changes1.Publication reference




3.Programme title

Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA-II)


IPA budget item 22.02 03 02 of the general budget of the EU (85 %) and national contribution (15 %)

5.Contracting authority

Directorate of European Union and Financial Assistance (DEUFA) in the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services of the Republic of Turkey, Ankara, TURKEY

6.Nature of contract


7.Contract description

The objective of the contract is to strengthen the Ministry of National Education (MoNE) and its stakeholders’ institutional capacity by means of revision/development of principles and procedures, trainings, meetings, events, researches, etc. The target groups are including but not limited to staff of MoNE, organisations representing the business world, professional organizations and other relevant stakeholders.

8.Indicative budget

10 977 130,00 EUR.

9.Intended timing of publication of the contract notice

November 2019.

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(1) 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)(2).

Please be aware that after the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the EU, the rules of access to EU procurement procedures of economic operators established in third countries will apply to candidates or tenderers from the United Kingdom depending on the outcome of negotiations. In case such access is not provided by legal provisions in force at the time of contract award, candidates or tenderers from the United Kingdom could be rejected from the procurement procedure.

(1) OJ L 77, 15.3.2014, p.95.

(2) OJ L 77, 15.3.2014, p.11.


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 Date2019-09-13
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeServices
Award CriteriaNot specified
OrganisationDirectorate of European Union and Financial Assistance (DEUFA)
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)