1 Domestic and international design firms are welcome to register for the Design Competition.
2 Design firms need to provide the enterprise registration certificate and design license or relevant documents with the same effects.
3 Design firms with the same principal or with holding or management relationship shall not register for the competition simultaneously.
4 Consortium bid is acceptable (regardless of border), but bid submitted by an individual or a team of individuals is not acceptable.
5 Members of consortium applicants should meet the following requirements:
- Each consortium should have no more than three members, and no member is allowed to register twice for the competition in the name of another firm or another consortium.
- The members should sign a legally effective Consortium Agreement, and specify the leading party, the division of work between the members in each design stage, the proportion and way of distribution of the design cost, etc.
6 The applicants should undertake to set up a project team with a fixed office in Shenzhen after winning the bid. The project team should be composed of a project principal and various disciplinary principals, who should cooperate with each other to complete the design work in each stage as required by the contract until the termination of the contract.
7 The applicants should assign a person who has directed design projects of the same type as the chief designer of the Project. The chief designer must take charge of the main design work of the Project and attend important presentation meetings required by the Host. If the chief designer’s profile is found to be inconsistent with the one submitted for prequalification, the Host is entitled to disqualify the bidder involved from being shortlisted and winning the bid, and hold such bidder responsible for corresponding legal liabilities.