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If you win a contract, you’ll need a business number from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) before it can be finalized.
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Partner with another business
Want to increase your visibility among other businesses and connect with them directly? CanadaBuys provides an easy way for businesses to partner on active tender opportunities.
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Bid on tender opportunities
Found an opportunity that interests you, but not sure where to start with a bid? We can walk you through the bidding process.
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Government departments and agencies use standing offers and supply arrangements to meet their reoccurring needs or to buy repeat goods.
Join a standing offer
A standing offer is a list of suppliers who are pre-qualified to provide goods or services at firm price, when needed. To join one, you bid on it the same way as any other opportunity.
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Join a supply arrangement
Supply arrangements allow bids to be solicited from a pool of pre-qualified suppliers for specific requirements. They are generally issued following a Request for Supply Arrangements (RFSAs) process.
> Learn more about supplier arrangements
Need some extra guidance to make the government procurement process as simple as possible? We offer a variety of programs and initiatives that can help
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Want more advice on how to sell goods and services to the government? Procurement Assistance Canada offers free seminars to businesses.
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