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Senior ATIP Policy and Advisory Services

Solicitation number ECFT-RFP-2022-1797

Publication date

Closing date and time 2024/01/09 14:00 EST

Last amendment date


    Description

    The information contained in this notice is a brief description of the requirement and is for information purposes only. Bidders must refer to the complete RFP document for a full description of the requirement and the full bid instructions.

    Background / Requirement
    The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada (CEOC), an agent of Parliament, exercises general direction and supervision over the conduct of elections and referendums at the federal level. The CEOC heads the Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, commonly known as Elections Canada.
    The ATIP Office requires the services of one Senior ATIP Policy and Advisory Services resource, on an as-needed basis, to provide ATIP policy and governance support.

    Incumbent
    The work is currently not being performed by a contractor.

    Security
    Minimum corporate security required: FSC - Secret
    Minimum resource security required: Secret

    Period of the Contract
    The Contract period will be from the Effective Date of the Contract until March 31, 2025 (the “Initial Term”).
    Contractor will grant to Elections Canada irrevocable options to extend the period of the Contract by three additional periods of 1-year each under the same terms and conditions.

    Submission of Proposals
    This RFP allows bidders to use the Connect service provided by Canada Post Corporation to transmit their proposals electronically. For further information, bidders must refer to Part 2 – Bidder Instructions, and Part 3 – Proposal Preparation Instructions of the RFP document.
    Proposals are to be addressed to the attention of the Contracting Authority and delivered, sealed, to the Proposal Receiving Unit on or before the bid closing date and time indicated on the front page of the RFP.
    For sending packages by courier or for dropping off, please note that the Proposal Receiving Unit at the Business Centre is open Mondays to Fridays from 8:00 to 12:00 and from 13:00 to 16:00 (Gatineau, Quebec time).

    Bids sent via email or facsimile will not be accepted.
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.
    Elections Canada retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

    Selection Methodology
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Highest combined rating of technical merity and price

    Enquiries
    All enquiries and other communication with Elections Canada personnel are to be directed ONLY to the Contracting Authority. The Contracting Authority will be the bidder’s primary contact. Bidders who contact anyone other than the Contracting Authority may be disqualified.
    All enquiries must be submitted in writing to proposal@elections.ca no later than the deadline indicated in the RFP. Enquiries received after that time may not be answered.
    Interested parties wishing to obtain the solicitation documents for this RFP must do so through https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tenders. The documents downloaded through this site take precedence over any copies that may also be made available.
    Further information about Elections Canada may be obtained at elections.ca.

    Debriefings
    Once the successful bidder has been announced, bidders may request a debriefing on the results of the RFP process. Bidders should make the request to the Contracting Authority as per the terms of the RFP. The debriefing may be in writing, by telephone or in person.

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 12 month(s), with a proposed start date of 2024/04/01.

    Trade agreements

    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)

    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

    Partner with another business

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    This list does not replace or affect the tendering procedures for this procurement process. Businesses are still required to respond to bid solicitations, and to compete based on the set criteria. For more information please read the Terms of use.

    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Organization
    Elections Canada
    Address

    30 Rue Victoria

    Gatineau,, QC , J8X 0A8
    Canada
    Contracting authority
    Stefania Menasce
    Phone
    873416-1578
    Email
    proposal@elections.ca
    Address

    30 Rue Victoria,

    Gatineau,, QC , J8X 0A8
    Canada
    Bidding details

    Full details regarding this tender opportunity are available in the documents below. Click on the document name to download the file. Contact the contracting officer if you have any questions regarding these documents.

    Tender documents
    Document title Amendment no. Language Unique downloads Date added
    001
    English
    5
    001
    French
    0
    001
    English
    50
    001
    French
    5

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    Language(s)
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    World
    Region of opportunity
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Contract duration
    12 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price

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