Veterinary Care for Aquatic Vertebrate Animals in the wet lab facilities located in the Pacific Environmental Science Centre in North Vancouver

Status Awarded

Contract number 3000771829

Solicitation number 5000075635R

Publication date

Contract award date

Contract value

CAD 8,453.40


    This contract was awarded to:

    0434489 B.C Ltd

    The basic duties of the veterinarian are described in the Standards of Veterinary Care set out by the Canadian Association of Laboratory Animal Medicine (CALAM).…
    Specific duties include:
    - Upon contract award, become an active participant of the Environment and Climate Change Canada Prairie and Northern /Pacific and Yukon Laboratories for Environmental Testing Animal Care Committee (PN/PYLET ACC).
    - Regular health monitoring of all animals (fishes, amphibians and reptiles) held in wet lab facility at the Pacific Environmental Science Centre, 2645 Dollarton Highway, North Vancvouver, BC, V7H 1B1.
    - Provisions of veterinarian care to the resident animals as needed.
    - Participation in the review of experimental animal care protocols as undertaken by the ACC, both within the experimental facility and at field research locations.
    - Participation in the revision and editing of standard operating procedures as undertaken by the ACC.
    - Provisions of advice regarding the care and maintenance of experimental animals to the research as required.
    - Monthly reporting via the departmental representative to Senior Administrator (DG, Water Science and Technology Directorate or his delegate) on the operation of the wet lab facility and of the ACC.
    - Advise on training programs and monitor competency/animal care training for ACC members, project leaders, and all staff involved in animal research.
    - Be available on an ongoing basis to respond to emergency situations in the wet lab facility. During absences (vacations, etc) provision for a back-up / replacement is necessary.

    Business address

    4840 240 St.

    Langley, BC, V2Z2M6
    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price
    Region(s) of delivery

    Contract duration

    The contract will be for a period of 12 month(s), from 2024/04/01 to 2025/03/31.

    Commodity - UNSPSC

    • 70120000 - Livestock services
    • 70121800 - Pets industry
    • 70122000 - Animal health
    • 70122005 - Animal health preventive medication services
    • 70122007 - Veterinary administration
    • 70122008 - Veterinary laboratory technology
    • 70122009 - Animal hospital services
    • 70122010 - Animal health information services
    • 70123000 - Animal control and welfare services

    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

    Reason for limited tendering

    A contracting officer can use limited tendering for specific reasons outlined in the applicable trade agreements. The reason for this contract is described below:

    • None
    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Environment and Climate Change Canada Procurement & Contracting Division

    105 rue McGill

    Montreal, Quebec, H2Y2E7
    Contracting authority
    Anthony De Flavis
    (438) 801-0777

    105 rue McGill

    Montreal, Quebec, H2Y2E7


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