DJS/MTC/PRI 033/2020-2021 | A twenty-four months supply and delivery contract for the procurement of prisoners’ food rations at Mahalapye Prison in the Mahalapye Sub-District | Ordinary

Company Posted : Botswana Prison Service
Tender Category : materials-supply-services

Date Posted: 12/15/2020
Due Date : 2021-01-26

Tender Information & Description

Closing:  26 January 2021     09H00

Requirements: Procurement Method is Open Domestic Bidding. This tender is for 100% citizen-owned companies only. Tenderers who are domiciled in Botswana must, in order to be considered for award of the contract, be registered with the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board in the following categories: Code: 207 - General Supplies, Sub-Code: 01 - General Food Supplies and/or 02 - Fresh Produce and/or Code: 213 - General Manufacturers/Producers, Sub-Code: 01 - Processed Food. Presidential Directive 19 (B 2013): The Local Procurement Scheme in line with Citizen Economic Empowerment Policy and section 66 (3) of PPAD Act, both of which advocate for the economic empowerment of women, youth and people with disabilities in general and specifically in the rural areas will be applied in this tender; bidders should attach relevant documentation for entitlement to the scheme (certified identity card, Certificate of Disability or sworn declaration for the entitlement to the scheme must be submitted). Preference will be to suppliers with Economic Diversification Drive (EDD) under the Cabinet Directive CAB No. 11 of 2010. Economic Diversification Drive as per Guidelines on the Diversification and Stimulation through preference margin based on turn over and threshold shall be implemented in the evaluation of this tender. The successful bidder is expected to abide by the undertakings given on the Diversification and Stimulation of 2010 published by the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry. Bidders should be registered with the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry and attach certified copy of Economic Diversification Drive (EDD) Certificate and CEE for illegibility to receive preference under this tender. The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act’s Standardised Conditions of Tender for Supplies apply to this procurement, for which all the applicable Tender Data is contained in the Tender Document. Notwithstanding anything in the foregoing, the Government of Botswana is not bound to accept the lowest or any tender offer