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Expert Witness Head Hunter Services

Solicitation number 1000348519

Publication date

Closing date and time 2020/09/18 23:59 EDT


    The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) requires research services to locate and screen potential highly qualified experts to be retained by the CRA to assist with litigations. The Work or a portion of the Work to be performed under the Contract will be on an "as and when requested basis" using a Task Authorization (TA).

    This contractor will be expected to work with the Legal Counsel from the Department of Justice and the Project Authority from the CRA to identify available experts.


    The evaluation of proposals will be performed in five (5) stages as follows:

    Stage 1 – Mandatory Requirements

    Stage 2 – Point Rated Requirements

    Stage 3 – Financial Proposals

    Stage 4 – Determination of the Bidder’s Overall Score

    Stage 5 – Other Pre-Award Conditions


    The Bidder must meet all mandatory criteria applicable to this solicitation. Bids not meeting all mandatory criteria will be given no further consideration.


    Only the bids meeting the mandatory criteria will be evaluated and scored in accordance with the point rated evaluation criteria.


    The compliant bids with the highest combined rating of technical merit (60%) and price score (40%) will be recommended for award of a contract subject to pre-award conditions being met.


    To ensure the integrity of this process, enquiries and other communications regarding the solicitation must be directed ONLY to the following:

    Steve Gilroy

    Tel: (613) 218-3991


    Offers must be submitted in either English or French.

    Offers must be received on or before 11:59PM EST, September 18. 2020

    The Crown reserves the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procuremen

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Canada Revenue Agency
    555 Mackenzie Avenue
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0L5
    Contracting authority
    Gilroy, Stephen
    250 Albert
    Ottawa, ON, K1A 0L5

    Buying organization(s)

    Canada Revenue Agency
    555 Mackenzie Avenue
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0L5
    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
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Standing Offer
    French, English
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Commodity - GSIN
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