MACL to lease lounge spaces at the new seaplane terminal building at VIA

Maldives Airports Company Ltd (MACL), operators of Velana International Airport (VIA) has issued a Request for Proposal for expressions of interest from parties wishing to lease and operate lounge spaces at the newly completed seaplane terminal building. The winning parties are required to setup & operate executive lounges on their own in accordance with MACL guidelines and instructions.

Interested parties are to register in the bidding by an expression of interest by post, fax or email ( on or before 1100hrs of 23rd September 2020, Wednesday. The registering party shall provide their full legal name, address and contact details in order to be registered. The Tender Document will be shared with all the Registered Parties via email upon end of  Registration period.

The interested parties shall be a registered seaplane/tour/resort operator. The bid submitting parties shall furnish a Bid Security of USD 10,000 (or its equivalent in MVR) in accordance, for each proposing location.

An optional site visit will be held on 1100hrs of 28th September 2020, Monday, at VIA for the Registered Parties.

According to the RFP, bids in compliance with the details and requirements stated in the Tender Document shall be submitted in envelopes and shall be delivered to the address in the Tender Document on or before 1100hrs of 11th October 2020, Sunday. Late bids will be rejected.

The bid from each bidder will be opened at sharp 1100hrs on 11th October 2020, Sunday, in MACL Corporate Office Building at VIA, in the presence of bidders or their authorized representatives who choose to attend.

Evaluation of the bids will be performed after which MACL will deliberate and finalize the award.

For further information, please contact us at the following:

Tel:  +960 3337279 / 3337266/ 3337236 / 3337204

Fax: +960 3331772

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