Local Roads Bridge Programme (LRBP)

Local Roads Bridge Programme (LRBP) is a joint programme of Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and Government of Nepal for the implementation of motorable roads bridge in LRN throughout the country since 2011. On the behalf of SDC, AF-Iteco Ltd. Switzerland, constitutes the Local Roads Motorable Bridge Programme Support Unit (LRBSU) responsible to provide technical assistance to the District Development Committees (DDC) and center through Local Bridge Section (LBS), Department of Local Infrastructure Development for Agricultural Roads (DoLIDAR) on motorable bridge sub-sector activities.The duration of the 1st phase is 4 years from February 1, 2011 to November 30, 2014. Considering high priority to bridge construction work and its continuation, GoN and SDC extended 1st phase of LRBP till, May 31, 2016. Similarly LRBP 2nd Phase was signed on May 13, 2013 for 9 months period from June 01, 2016 to February 28, 2017. And LRBP 3rd phase was signed on January 26, 2017 for 3 years 5 months period from March 01, 2017 to July 31, 2020. The concept of local roads bridge is defined as an access to the services and opportunities to recognize the development potentials in the programmed region. LRBP aims to improve the livelihood of people targeting disadvantaged groups in programme districts via increasing accessibility to the services and opportunities.

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Request for Proposal 

First date of publication: October 11, 2019

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is providing Technical Assistance (TA) to the Government of Nepal (GoN) through the Department of Local Infrastructure (DoLi) under Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA) for the implementation of the Local Roads Bridge Programme (LRBP)in all 7 states of Nepal. AF– ItecoAG, Switzerland (AF-Iteco), on behalf of SDC provides Technical Assistance (TA) through its TA team.


LRBP invites proposals from qualified consultancy firms for Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) related works.


The main objective of this Service is “To finalize the documents related with the OHS”. The scope of the Service includes the following tasks;

  1. Review OHS policy and guidelines developed by Department of Roads (DoR) and propose revised policy.
  2. Formulate the Contractual Provisions to be included in the prevailing Standard Bidding Document of the Government of Nepal and followed by DoR.
  3. Develop Manual & Training Materials (based on the formulated OHS documents mentioned above) for OHS implementation in bridge construction works and sites.  
Deadline for submission of proposal: Latest by November 7, 2019 (2:00 PM)

The RFP document can be downloaded from


Interested firms(only sole firm)are requested to submit their duly filled hard copies of sealed proposals (Technical & Financial)within the deadline to the address as below,


Local Roads Bridge Programme (LRBP)

PO Box. 113

Manbhawan, Lalitpur

Telephone: (+9771) 5549589/5532019            

LRBP reserves the right to accept/reject any or all proposals without assigning any reason whatsoever. Canvassing at any stage of the process shall lead to automatic disqualification of the proposal.

Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Experience Please check vacancy details.
Education Please check vacancy details
Posted Date 14 Oct, 2019
Apply Before 07 Nov, 2019
City Lalitpur