Bid No.


Issued By

Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Associations

Bid Doc. Price

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Published Date

March 16, 2010

Opening Date

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Bid Category

ISO Certifications



The Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Associations (AACCSA) pleased to announce to the business community that it has launched a quality management support unit to assist companies to get internationally acceptable quality management certifications in the areas of ISO 9001:2008 QMS, ISO 22000:2005 FMS and ISO 14000:2004 EMS.

Interested companies fulfilling the eligibility criteria set below may apply by filling the application form, available at the quality management support unit at AACCSA head office, room number 6.

Eligibility criteria

Applicant Company must have:

1.      A valid business license (private business or public firms) established as a registered company and defined address.

2.      Committed management for implementing the system.

3.      Able to assign a management representative and a task force.

4.      Willing to cover minimum cost of system implementation and certification as cost sharing scheme.

5.      Willing to comply with the system implementation and certification schedule, ToR and program of the chamber and its stakeholders , ToR and program of the chamber and its stakeholders (ECF, ecbp, consultants and certification bodies)

6.      Willing to make use of the Ethiopian certification service “QSAE-Cert” where their scope applies.

7.      A solid financial and economic stability.

8.      A minimum average annual turnover of 500,000 birr during the last three years.

9.      A strategic plan and /or business plan.

10.  The required staff as per the organizational structure of the company.

11.  No other major project to be undertaken at least for the first 6 months of the QMS project life cycle.

12.  Preference will be given to companies engaged in:

a)      Production/manufacturing and exporting of the following products:

             Agricultural and Fishing
             Food products, beverages and Tobacco
             Textiles and Textile products
             Leather and Leather Products
             Chemicals, Chemical products and Fibers
             Concrete, Cement, Lime, Plaster, etc.

b)     Export support services like:

Supplying raw materials, packing, forwarding and related support services to the export sector.

c)     Export sector and import substitution industries.
Depending on the system requirements and their customer need, a company can be certified in one or more than one quality standards at a time.
Interested and eligible companies may obtain further information from Quality Management Support Unit of AACCSA, Mexico Square, Chamber Building, ground floor, Room Number 6 during working hours, Monday to Friday before March 31, 2010.


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