The Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and Central Finance and Contracting Unit (CFCU) in the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Albania is inviting consulting firms/companies focused on telecommunication legal and regulatory aspects, to submit Expressions of Interest related to the implementation the new European Electronic Communications Code & Open Internet for IPA 2015 Action Program for Albania, 2015/038-715, to be implemented under indirect management from Central Finance and Contracting Unit in the Ministry of Finance and Economy in Albania.
The Contracting Authority will be the CFCU in Albania.
The Delegation of the European Union is not involved in the selection /evaluation/ award process but will only carry the ex-post control of the procedure.
Summary Background Information: This technical assistance will provide support for the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and relevant regulatory bodies to align the legal and regulatory framework on electronic communications network and/or services with the newly established European Electronic Communications Code of EU (EECC) and provide capacity building for the staff of the Ministry/regulators that are relevant to the project. The overall objective of the project is to align the Albanian legislation with the Union acquis in the fields of Electronic Communications and open internet access, as part of Albania’s EU accession agenda.
Specific objectives are:
Minimum Requirements: Firms wishing to respond to this Expression of Interest will need to satisfy minimum requirements, along with presenting their qualifications and experience as requested below:
Final Time and Date for Submission of EOI’s:
All EOI’s must be submitted by email no later than July 17, 2019 at 16.00 pm local time to the addresses below:
Mrs. Viola Haxhiademi, Secretary General of the Ministry for Infrastructure and Energy/Head of IPA Unit
Mrs. Enkelejda Kokthi, General Director, CFCU, Albania
EOIs should contain the profile of the company where it is clearly evidenced the fulfillment of the minimum requirements stated above, names of projects, time frame of implementation, value of projects, turnover, number of staff etc.)
Only the pre-selected companies will be invited.