Aankondeging pa e destaho publico di Cannabis Medicinal


The Government of Aruba intends to solicit proposals from interested parties for the cultivation and/or processing of Medicinal Cannabis in Aruba, through three (3) Request

for Proposal (RFP) procurement processes:

1. RFP for the Cultivation (“teelt’) of cannabis for Medicinal Purpose in Aruba,

2. RFP for the Processing (“verwerken en bewerken”) of cannabis for Medicinal Purpose in Aruba,

3. RFP for the Cultivation & Processing of cannabis for Medicinal Purpose in Aruba.

The Contracting Authority:

The public legal entity Aruba, legally represented for these purposes by the Minister of Tourism, Public Health & Sports.


Contact information of the Contracting

Authority:

The email address for all dialogue and clarifications from and to Proposers with respect to the RFP process will be info@bmca.aw, email subject: “company name”-“dialogue topic”.


Brief description of the project:

Establishing a Medicinal Cannabis Framework is a priority for the Government of Aruba.


The Minister of Tourism, Health & Sports shall award a limited number of exemptions (“ontheffingen”) for the cultivation of cannabis, and for the processing, or transport of cannabis oil and cannabis tinctures for the purpose of scientific research for the medical application of cannabis and for the production of medicines.


A corresponding Agreement is condition precedent to the exemption and shall be entered into with each Successful Proposer. The Bureau Medicinale Cannabis Aruba (“BMCA”) shall oversee, and regulate Aruba’s production as well as enforce the applicable rules, regulation and contractual obligations.


RFP Documents:

The RFP Documents for each RFP Process include the Registration, the Instructions to Proposers (Volume I), the RFP forms (Volume II), the draft Agreement (Volume III), and any other documents issued as addenda or clarification by the Contracting Authority in relation to the Projects, as may be modified and clarified from time to time by the Contracting Authority. The RFP Process is a single stage process.


1. RFP for the Cultivation of cannabis for Medicinal Purpose in Aruba, documents: • Registration,


• Volume I: Instructions to Proposers

• Volume II: Proposal Submission Forms

• Volume III: Draft Agreement

• and any other documents issued as addenda of clarifications by the

Contracting Authority in relation to the Project, as may be modified and clarified from time to time by the Contracting Authority.


2. RFP for the Processing of cannabis for Medicinal Purpose in Aruba, documents:

• Registration,

• Volume I: Instructions to Proposers

• Volume II: Propo