ERIN specific action program: pre-notification upcoming tender 2018

ERIN specific action program: pre-notification upcoming tender 2018

In March 2018 there will most probably a new ERIN tender be published for the year 2018.

The European Reintegration Network (ERIN) Specific Action program offers socio-economic reintegration assistance in the form of counselling, referral and/ or reintegration assistance to foreign nationals who return voluntarily or non-voluntarily to their country of origin or a third country.

This program is implemented by partner countries Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom. ERIN is mainly funded by the European Commission via the European Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF).

The Netherlands Repatriation and Departure Service (DT&V) of the Ministry of Justice and Security is responsible for carrying out the ERIN tender. The goal of this European tender is to acquire service providers that deliver assistance in the form of information, counselling, referral and reintegration to returnees. Therefore, it is essential for the service providers to have a broad network regarding return and reintegration in country, as the aim is to enable foreign nationals to reintegrate and build up their life again after returning to their country.

Countries included in the tender

The following return countries are included in the tender:

  • Afghanisatan
  • Algeria
  • Bangladesh
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • India
  • Iran
  • Iraq (Central)
  • Morocco
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Paraguay
  • Senegal
  • Somaliland
  • Somalia (Centarl)
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Ukraine

Publication ERIN tender 2018

The ERIN tender will most probably be published in March 2018. Consequently, an official notification will follow after the publication of the tender.


Would you like to be informed about the publication of the ERIN tender? Please send your contact details (your name, name organisation, e-mail address and phone number) to

Ministry of Justice and Security
Repatriation and Departure Service
ERIN Program Management Unit
The Hague, the Netherlands