The European Commission, DG III, has published an invitation to tender for the monitoring of market offers for telematics between administrations, within the context of the Community's Interchange of Data between Administrations (IDA) programme. The contract will require the specification and verification of interoperability of telematics services offered by various providers on the market place, in order to identify competitive but compatible services to the users in administrations involved in IDA projects. The tender specifications may be requested from: European Commission DG III - Industry Ms. E. Markou DG III/B-6 200 rue de la Loi (SC15 02/110) B-1049 Brussels Tel. +32-2-2955508; Fax +32-2-2990286 Requests must be made in writing, by letter or facsimile, and mention the name and address of the person issuing the request and the reference number of the call for tenders (III/97/32-IDA-001.02/02/Montor). Tenders should be submitted to the same address.