Concept design competition for eu-LISA new head office launched

Estonian State Real Estate LtD in cooperation with the Estonian Ministry of Interior and the Estonian Union of Architects have launched an architectural concept competition to find the best architectural and functional solutions for the new headquarters of the European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (eu-LISA).

The new building must meet a number of architectural, environmental and building requirements, derived from the specifics of its location in Tallinn and the operational responsibilities of eu-LISA. The new head office will accommodate up to 100 employees and it should be ready by the end of 2017.The deadline for submitting design concepts is 7 September 2015 and the winners will be announced in November. The prize-fund for the concepts is euro 30 000.

The second phase of the procurement will be launched immediately thereafter to start with actual design works based on the best offer for the concept. The estimated costs for all the design works is euro 244 200. Estonian State Real Estate Ltd is in charge of managing the procurement processes.

The new eu-LISA headquarters architectural concept competition has been published in the Estonian Public Procurement Register. More information can be found on their website: