2.11 World Bank consultancy policies and procedures

These guidelines define the World Bank's (the Bank's) policies and procedures for selecting, contracting and monitoring consultants required for projects which are financed in whole or in part by:

For the purposes of these guidelines the term 'consultant' includes a wide variety of private and public entities. The guidelines consider methods of selecting consultants, in particular, the quality and cost based selection approach. The guidelines also consider types of contracts and provisions. Annexes present the findings of a review of the selection of consultants and publication of the award of contracts, as well as 'Instructions to consultant' data sheets and guidance to consultants.

Issuing body: World Bank
Type: Guidelines
Status: Final
Selection and employment of consultants under IBRD loans and IDA credits and grants by World Bank borrowers
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Year of publication: 2011
Number of pages: 54