1.The  Zambia Telecommunications Company limited has set aside funds toward the cost for the provision of Catering Services on a one year running contract bails.
2.The Zambia Telecommunications Company Limited now invites sealed Bids from eligible and qualified bidders to provide catering services on a one year running contract basis.
3. Bidding will be conducted through the Open National Bidding (ONB) procedures specified; in the Public Procurement Act of 2008 and the Public Procurement Regulations of 2011, and qualified open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Bidding Documents.
4 Interested Bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the bidding documents at Zamtel House. Comer of Church and Chilubi Roads. Lusaka Telephone: 260 – 21- 333169/333178. Fax; 0260 -21 – 256622. email; supplychain@zamtel.co.zm. Bidding documents may also be accessed on the Zamtel website; www.zamtel.zm. A complete set of Bidding Documents in’ English may be purchased by interested bidders upon payment of a nan-refundable fee of One Thousand Kwacha (K1,000). A Pre-Bid meeting shall be held on Wednesday, 10th June, 2016 at 16:00 hour’s local time at Zamtel House. Main Boardroom.
5. Bids shall be valid for a period of 90 days after Bid closing and     must be accompanied
By a fully signed Bid Securing Declaration. The Bids will be evaluated based on the Preferential
Procurement Clause as staled In the ZPPA circular No. 29 2011.
a)    For citizen-influenced by four percent
b)    For d citizen-empowered by eight percent
c)    For a citizen-owned company by twelve percent
d) For domestically manufactured by fifteen percent
6.    Bids must be deposited in the tender box at Zambia Telecommunications Company limited. 3rd Floor, Lamy a House, Lusaka on or before Wednesday 3rd June. 2015 at 10:30 hours local time and must be clearly marked “TENDER FOR THE PROVISION OF CATERING SERVICES ON A ONE YEAR PUNNING CONTRACT BASIS”. The Bids received will be opened Immediately thereafter in the presence of the bidders who wish to attend. HOWEVER, ELECTRONIC OR LATE BIDS SHALL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
Senior Supply Chain Manager

For/Chief Executive Officer

Zambia Telecommunications Company