Company :Uganda Communications Commission
Location :1st Floor, UCC House,Plot 42-44 Spring Road
Deadline :  2nd April 2014


Procurement Reference No: UCC/SRVCS/13-14/00375

1. The Uganda Communications Commission has allocated funds to be used for the acquisition of services for Consultancy services.

2 The Uganda Communications Commission now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for Consultancy Services for a study into communication Services and Infrastructure across Uganda. The objective of the consultancy services is to conduct a comprehensive study of the proliferation of communication services and status of infrastructure in the country to improve broadband connectivity in Uganda

3. Bidding will be conducted in accordance with the open domestic bidding procedures contained in the Government of Uganda¡¯s Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act, 2003.

4. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Uganda Communications Commission and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below at 8(a) from 8.30 hours to 17.00 hours during working days.

5. A complete set of Bidding Documents in English Language may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below at 8(a) and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Shs100,000 (Uganda Shillings One Hundred Thousand Only) . The method of payment will be by cash or bank draft payable directly to Uganda Communications Commission.

6. Bids must be delivered to the address below at 8(b) at or before April 2, 2014 at 10.00am. Bids shall be accompanied by a bid security of Shs2,000,000 (Uganda Shillings Two Million Only). Late bids shall be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders¡¯ representatives who choose to attend at the address below at 8(c) at 10.15 am on April 2, 2014.

7. There shall be a pre-bid meeting on 18th March 2014, at 11.00am.

8. (a) Address documents to be inspected and issued :

Procurement and Disposal Unit;
Uganda Communications Commission,

1st Floor, UCC House,
Plot 42-44 Spring Road, Bugolobi,
P.O. Box 7376, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: 256-41-4339000
Fax: 256-41-4348832
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(b) Address Bids must be delivered to:
Procurement and Disposal Unit;
Uganda Communications Commission,
1st Floor, UCC House,
Plot 42-44 Spring Road, Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda

(c) Address of Bid Opening:
The Boardroom,

Uganda Communications Commission,
5th Floor, UCC House,
Plot 42-44 Spring Road, Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda

9. The planned procurement schedule is as follows:

Activity

Date

a)     Publish bid notice

February 25, 2014

b)     Pre-bid meeting

March 18, 2014

c)      Bid closing date

April 2, 2014

d)     Evaluation process

April 16, 2014

e)     Display of Best Evaluated Bidder Notice

April 23, 2014

f)       Award of contract

May 7, 2014