(Ministry of Human Resource Development)
Aruna Asaf Marg, New Delhi 110 067

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       Applications are invited online by the Indian Council of Social Science Research in two bid system (i.e. Part-I: Technical Bid and Part-II : Financial Bid) from reputed experienced and financially sound Tours and Travel Agencies / Firms located in Delhi / New Delhi, initially for a period of one year. The contract can be extended for one year at a time subject to mutual consent / agreement on the same terms and condition.

       The travel agency is required to arrange Air travel for both National and International Sector, processing of Visa, Travel Insurance, and Hotel Accommodation etc. 

       Completed applications may be addressed to the Administrative Officer, ICSSR, within 30 days from the date of Advertisement. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. The travel agency must have average annual turnover of Rs.50 Lakhs per annum during the last 3 years, ending 31st March of the previous financial year (2017). CA Certificate, Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account in support of turnover (along with Income Tax Returns of the relevant years) must be uploaded with the Technical Bid.

2. The travel agency must have at least 3 years of experience in the Tour and travels Business in providing the services in the Government/ Semi Govt. / Autonomous Bodies etc.

3. Experience certificates as per point No. 2 above, award letters and performance certificate issued by officers of the level of section officer and above should be uploaded with the Technical Bid.

4. The travel agency should also have (i) Service Tax No. and (ii) PAN No. Copies of Service Tax No. and PAN No. are to be uploaded with the Technical Bid.