Consulting Services for Feasibility Studies
Ref.-N°: BMZ No. BMZ ID 2020 61 695
Ref.: International open tender for the Rural Water Supply Programme 3
Consulting Services for Project Preparation and Feasibility Studies for
Construction/Reconstruction of Water Supply Systems in Rural Areas
Tenderer: Albanian Development Fund
Project Measures: The Rural Water Supply Program Phase 3 aims at the provision of reliable and
hygienically safe water supply - and (if required) emergency measures in wastewater disposal – at O&M cost covering
and socially acceptable tariffs. The overall goal is to contribute to the improvement of the living conditions of
the rural population in the program participating communes/villages of Albania.
The consultancy services requested under the current bidding refer to the first stages of the program
implementation namely the project preparation and conduction of feasibility studies.
The Consultant shall prepare the feasibility studies for villages/schemes distributed all over Albania, with
an assumed total population of approx. 100,000. The final number of villages and studies will depend however
on village sizes and the clustering of villages.
The Consultant’s services will be financed by a special fund provided by the WBIF, through KfW
(Financial Cooperation, FC).
The prequalification of experienced Consultants is subject to the regulations contained in the
“Guidelines for Assignment of Consultants in Financial Co-operation Projects with Partner
The contract will be awarded to an internationally operating consulting firm in association with domestic
consultants, which are highly experienced in the concerned fields with an annual turnover of the lead
consultant of more than yearly EUR 1.5 million within the past three years.
Further information (only available in the English language) is available free of charge from the tender
agent upon written request:
The documents will be sent electronically only (by e-mail).