Acceptance and Listing of Proposals for Emergency Temporary Housing Using Imported Materials
April 15th, 2011

We would like to announce that, at the request of the affected prefectures which will order emergency temporary housing, we will accept and list proposals for emergency temporary housing using imported materials (i.e. housing units, etc. produced in foreign countries).

This listing service is carried out by the Federation of Housing and Community Centers (hereinafter gFederationh) with the support of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of Japan at the request of Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima Prefectures. The Federation will accept proposals, prepare a list of applicants, and present them to the affected prefectures for the purpose of providing assistance for their procurement of temporary housing. (Please note that the listing of a proposal is not directly linked with an order or a contract; Listed proposals may be rejected by the prefectures.)

The three affected prefectural governments will, based on the presented list, judge and take decisions according to overall evaluation of proposals.

Potential applicants are invited to submit proposals in the way described below.

1.Period of acceptance
From Friday, April 15th, 2011 to Monday, April 25th, 2011 (Proposals postmarked on the deadline will be acceptable.)
The deadline of the submission has already passed.
Submitted proposals will be presented to the affected prefectures.

2.Requisites for applicants, etc.
Please follow the attachedGuideline on Acceptance and Listing of Proposals.

3.Submission of proposals
Proposals should be submitted during the above-mentioned period to the following address by registered post (or courier service) by which the acceptance can be confirmed.

gSecretariat of Acceptance and Listing of Proposals for Emergency Temporary Housing Using Imported Materialsh
Federation of Housing and Community Centers c/o Tokyo Metropolitan Center for Community Development and Disaster Resistant Architecture
Shionogi Shibuya Building 7F
2-17-5 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8503

To contact the Secretariat, please call at 03-6418-4826
on weekdays between 9:30 and 17:30 (in Japanese only).

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