INVITATION TO BID FOR Provision of Materials and Inputs for the Vermicomposting Project

INVITATION TO BID FOR Provision of Materials and Inputs for the Vermicomposting Project

1. The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 1, through the DSWD SLP GAA-MD 2017 intends to apply the sum of One Million Seven Hundred Thousand Pesos(P1,700,000.00) being the Approved Budget for the Contract (ABC) to payments under the contract for ITB-ATI-RTCI-2018-04. Bids received in excess of the ABC shall be automatically rejected at bid opening.

2. The ATI-RTC 1 now invites bids for Provision of Materials and Inputs for the Vermicomposting Project. Delivery of the Goods is required 30 Calendar Days. Bidders should have completed a contract similar to the Project. The description of an eligible bidder is contained in the Bidding Documents, particularly, in Section II. Instructions to Bidders.

3. Bidding will be conducted through open competitive bidding procedures using a non-discretionary “pass/fail” criterion as specified in the 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) 9184, otherwise known as the “Government Procurement Reform Act”.

Bidding is restricted to Filipino citizens/sole proprietorships, partnerships, or organizations with at least sixty percent (60%) interest or outstanding capital stock belonging to citizens of the Philippines, and to citizens or organizations of a country the laws or regulations of which grant similar rights or privileges to Filipino citizens, pursuant to RA 5183.

4. Interested bidders may obtain further information from ATI-RTC 1 and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given below during 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

5. A complete set of Bidding Documents may be acquired by interested Bidders on September 6, 2018 from the address below and upon payment of the applicable fee for the Bidding Documents, pursuant to the latest Guidelines issued by the GPPB, in the amount of Five Thousand Pesos Only (P5,000.00).

It may also be downloaded free of charge from the website of the Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PhilGEPS) and the website of the Procuring Entity, provided that Bidders shall pay the applicable fee for the Bidding Documents not later than the submission of their bids.

6. The ATI-RTC I will hold a Pre-Bid Conference on September 17, 2018 9:00am at ATI RTC 1, Tebag East, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan which shall be open to prospective bidders.

7. Bids must be duly received by the BAC Secretariat at the address below on or before October 1 09:00am All Bids must be accompanied by a bid security in any of the acceptable forms and in the amount stated in ITB Clause 18.

Bid opening shall be on October 1, 2018 10:00am at ATI RTC 1 Tebag East, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders’ representatives who choose to attend at the address below. Late bids shall not be accepted.

8. The ATI-RTC I reserves the right to reject any and all bids, declare a failure of bidding, or not award the contract at any time prior to contract award in accordance with Section 41 of RA 9184 and its IRR, without thereby incurring any liability to the affected bidder or bidders.

9. For further information, please refer to:

Tebag East, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan
2419 Philippines
Telefax Number: (075) 523 2266
Email Address:

BAC Chairperson