The European Commission, DG III, has published an invitation to tender for quality assurance and quality control services within the framework of the Interchange of Data between Administrations (IDA) programme. The contract relates to the provision of quality control and quality assurance services in respect of IDA projects. The work is expected to last 36 months. Tender specifications may be obtained from: European Commission DG III - Industry Mrs. E. Markou Unit B/6 200 rue de la Loi (SC-15 2/110) B-1049 Brussels Fax +32-2-2990286 Requests should be made in writing or by fax, and should contain the reference number (III/97/36-IDA-001.08/01/Qualit). Completed tenders should be sent to the same address.