Invitation for Bids (IFB)

The National Procurement Authority (NPA) acting on behalf of Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE), Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, (herein after referred as purchaser) now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for Procurement of Laboratory Equipment (chemistry, physics and Biology) For Universities (MoHE) against IFB No.  NPA/MoHE/96/ICB/G-1463-rb.

Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the Afghanistan procurement law.

A complete set of Bidding Document in English may be obtained by interested bidders by downloading the same from the NPA website In case of problem in downloading from website, interested bidders may contact to National Procurement Authority, 5th Floor, Administrative Office of President, Pashtonistan Watt, and Kabul, Afghanistan.

Contact NO: +93 (0)20 214 7453 or +93 (0)791-045505

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Bids must be delivered to the address : Administrative Office of the President, National Procurement Authority, Procurement Facilitation Directorate, Floor 5th at or before 10:00 Hrs. (local time) on 1ST Feb 2017. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened immediately after the deadline of bid submission at the same place of bid submission, in the presence of the bidders representatives who choose to attend in person.

All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security amount (Bank Guarantee) in US $ or an equivalent amount in freely convertible currency:

Lot No. Bid Security amount in USD or an equivalent amount in freely convertible currency
Lot 1 17,000 USD
Lot 2 6,000 USD
Lot 3 14,700 USD
Total 37,700 USD

A pre-bid conference shall be held for Bidding Document clarifications at 10:00 AM (local time) on 9 Jan 2017 at  Ministry of Higher Education ,Karte 4, Kabul, Afghanistan