Download THE KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA PUBLIC PROCUREMENT OF GOODS, WORKS AND SERVICES RULES, 2013 – These shall come into force at once. Bid means a technical proposal or a financial proposal or a technical and financial proposal submitted as a result of request for quotations, tender notice, request for proposal as the case may be. Bid security / surety / guarantee means a written guarantee from a third party guarantor usually a bank or an insurance company submitted to a client by a contractor or bidder with a bid. Contractor means a person, a firm, a company or an organization undertaking supply of goods, works or non consulting services. Emergency shall refer to situation that poses an immediate risk of loss, or has caused loss, or has high probability of escalating to cause immediate danger to health, life, property or environment as covered under the National Disaster Management Act, 2010 (Act No. XXIV of 2010) and shall include natural calamities, disasters, accidents, war and breakdown of operational equipment, plant, machinery or engineering infrastructures, which may give rise to abnormal situation requiring prompt and immediate action to limit or avoid damage to health, life, property or the environment.