Republic of the Philippines

Province of Laguna

Municipality of Paete


(049) 557-0001          (049) 501-6490-101


Invitation to Bid


Invitation to Bid for

Procurement of waterworks materials for the Improvement of water distribution line( Brgy Quinale, Maytoong, Bagumbayan, Ibaba Del Norte and Ibaba Del Sur)

  1. The Municipality of Paete, Laguna, through the 20% Development Fund [1] intends to apply the sum of Two hundred eighty one thousand two hundred pesos only (Php 281,200.00) being the Approved Budget for the Contract (ABC) to payments under the contract for Procurement of waterworks materials for the Improvement of Water Distribution line (Brgy Quinale, Maytoong, Bagumbayan, Ibaba Del Norte and Ibaba Del Sur). Bids received in excess of the ABC shall be automatically rejected at bid opening.



  1. The Municipality of Paete, Laguna now invites bids for procurement of waterworks materials for the Improvement of Water Distribution line ( Barangay Quinale, Maytoong, Bagumabayan, Ibaba del norte and Ibaba del Sur) .[2] Delivery of the Goods is required within seven days calendar days (7CD) from the received of Notice to Proceed. Bidders should have completed, within three(3) years  from the date of submission and receipt of bids, 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.


  1. 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 open to all interested bidders, whether local or foreign, subject to the conditions for eligibility provided in the IRR of RA 9184.


  1. Interested bidders may obtain further information from the Municipality f Paete, Laguna and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given below during 8 am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday.


  1. A complete set of Bidding Documents may be acquired by interested Bidders on June 20-July 3, 2018@ 9:00 am from the address below Municipal Building J.V. Quesada St Brgy 1 Paete, Laguna, 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 hundred pesos only (Php 500.00) 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.


  1. Bids must be duly received by the BAC Secretariat at the address below on or before 9:00 am, July 3, 2018.  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 July 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am at J.V. Quesada St., Barangay 1, Municipal Building, Paete, Laguna.  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.


The  schedule of BAC activities is as follows:


BAC Activities Schedule
1. Advertisement/Issuance of Bidding Documents June 20-July 3, 2018
2.Deadline of Submission of Bids July 3, 2018 2017@9:00am
3. Opening of Bids July 3, 2018@10:0 am
4. Bid Evaluation July 4, 2018
5. Post-qualification July 5-6, 2018
6. Notice of Award July 10, 2018
7. Contract Agreement July 20, 2018
8. Notice to Proceed July 21, 2018


  1. The Municipality of Paete, Laguna 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.


  1. For further information, please refer to:


Christine M. Cainto

Office of the Bac Secretariat

J.V. Quesada St. Brgy 1, Paete,Laguna





BAC Chairman

[1] In the case of National Government Agencies, the General Appropriations Act and/or continuing appropriations; in the case of GOCCs, GFIs, and SUCs, the Corporate Budget for the contract approved by the governing Boards; in the case of (LGUs, the Budget for the contract approved by the respective Sanggunian. (Section 5(a), R.A. 9184)

[2] A brief description of the type(s) of Goods should be provided, including quantities, location of project, and other information necessary to enable potential bidders to decide whether or not to respond to the invitation.


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