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


Invitation for pre-qualification

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/ contractors for the below requirements.

1.    Request for Proposal (RFP) for Detailed Project Report preparation (Detail Survey, Soil Investigation, Hydrology and Detail Design) of various bridges

2.    Invitation for the Pre-qualification (PQ) for the Construction of Innovative Bridges

 Deadline for submission of proposals: Latest by August 27, 2019 (4:00 PM)

The RFP & PQ documents can be downloaded from

Interested consultancy firms/ contractors are requested to submit their duly filled hard copies of Proposals/ PQ documents within the deadline to the address as below,

Local Roads Bridge Support Unit (LRBSU)

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.

Job Overview

Category Expression of Interest
Openings 2
Experience Please check vacancy details.
Education Please check vacancy details
Posted Date 31 Jul, 2019
Apply Before 27 Aug, 2019
City Lalitpur