TENDER FOR THE SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF CRITICAL DRUGS

The Ministry of Health has received funds from the Government of the Republic of Zambia and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments under the contract for the supply and delivery of Critical Drugs for Chainama Hills College Hospital and Provincial Hospital.

The Ministry of Health now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the supply and delivery of Critical Drugs for Chainama Hills College Hospital and Provincial Hospital.

Bidding will be conducted through the International Bidding procedures specified in the Public Procurement Act of 2008 and the Public Procurement Regulations of 2011 and is open to eligible and interested bidders as defined in the Bidding Documents. International Bidders arc required to appoint indigenous companies as their local agents.

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from The Ministry of Health and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given below from 08:00 hours to 13:00 hours and from 14:00 hours to 17:00 hours, Monday to Friday.

A complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders upon payment of a non-refundable fee of ZMW 750,000.00 (Seven Hundred and Fifty Kwacha (Rebased)) or equivalent in any freely convertible currency at the prevailing exchange rate. The method of payment will be cash or bank certified cheque.

Bids must be delivered to and placed in the tender box at the address below on or before 10:00 hours local time on Friday, 20,h February, 2015. Bids must be appropriately bound, sealed and labelled. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders’ representatives who choose to attend in person at the address below immediately after 10:00 hours local time on Friday, 20″‘ February, 2015. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security of not less than two percent (2%) of the bid sum.

The addresses referred to above are,

For further infonnation:

Head, Procurement & Supplies Unit Ministry of Health Ground Floor, Ndeke House P. O. Box 30205

Haile Selasse Avenue, Longacres Lusaka, ZAM BIA

Facsimile: +260-1-251404