Polish Police General Commandant publicized the information regarding an unlimited tender, the aim of which is to acquire MP-5 family small arms for the Polish Police. The Police is willing to purchase, in total, 218 examples of the MP-5, or equivalent weaponry, in a variety of specifications.
The tender specification claims that the procurement of the purchased weapons will be related to three tasks, the aim of which would be to acquire the following: 9x19 mm Parabellum MP5A5 machine pistols or equivalent weapons (110 sets); 9x19 mm Parabellum MP5 K PDW machine pistols or equivalent weapons (105 sets) and 9x19 mm Parabellum MP5SD6 machine pistols or equivalent weapons (3 sets).
The tender deadline is set as 15th December 2015, but the potential bidders have little more than a month for preparation of the required documentation, since the final submission deadline expires on Jul. 7 2015.
The MP-5 machine pistols are utilized mainly by the counter-terrorist units, Executive Department [Wydział Realizacyjny] of the Warsaw Main Police HQ and the Police's Central Investigation Bureau [Centralne Biuro Śledcze Policji].