Procuring Entity: The Child Protection & Family Services
Agency – CPFSA (formerly Child Development

Scope: We require a Consultant, Firm, Organization
or a Research University to lead the design
and implementation of a study of street children
in Jamaica. The purpose of the study is to
determine the factors which predispose children
to be living and working on the streets and to
identify gaps in the provision of care and
social protection services that impede an effective
response to addressing street children. Results
and recommendations from the study will be
used by the Child Protection & Family Services
Agency and its parent ministry, the Ministry of
Education Youth & Information (MOEYI) to inform
a response framework at the policy and
programming/interventions levels to this
national concern.

Eligibility Criteria: 1. Copy of Tax Compliance Certificate

Method: Local Competitive Bidding
Collection of Bid

Documents: Bid Documents will be available from Friday
August 24, 2018 at the Child Protection & Family
Services Agency, 48 Duke Street, Kingston from
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays &
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Fridays. Bids will cost
J$2,000.00 and are payable in cash or manager’s
cheque only (non- refundable) to the cashier.
Labelling of bids: Bid documents must be clearly labelled
Contract: Study on Children Working on
the Streets of Jamaica”

Note: Failure to directly purchase the Tender/Bid Document from
the Procuring Entity will result in ineligibility/non-responsiveness
of that bid from participating in the procurement process.

Deadline for
of Bids: Bids must be deposited in Tender Box provided
at address indicated below, no later than
September 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. The tender box
will be located in the Support Services Unit of
the Child Protection & Family Services Agency
on the First Floor – 48 Duke Street, Kingston
Pre- Bid Meeting September 3, 2018 at 3:00pm at CPFSA
Corporate office 48 Duke Street, Kingston
Bid Opening: Bids will be opened at the Child Protection &
Family Services Agency Office at 48 Duke Street,
Kingston, on September 7, 2018 at 2:15 p.m.
Bidders and/or their representatives are invited
to attend.

Queries may be made to:
The Support Services Officer
48 Duke Street

Funding: Government of Jamaica
The Child Protection & Family Services Agency (CPFSA)
reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to restart the
bidding process.