Business consultant

Solicitation number 100022735

Publication date

Closing date and time 2023/02/20 14:00 EST

Last amendment date


    Please note that the TSPS NPP MUST be published simultaneously with the issuance of the invitation to suppliers.

    This requirement is for:  Employment and Social Development Canada

    This requirement is open only to those Supply Arrangement Holders under E60ZT-18TSPS who qualified under “Tier 1” for the following category: 2.3 Business consultant

    The following SA Holders have been invited to submit a proposal.  

    1. A. Net Solutions Inc.
    2. Adirondack Information Management Inc., The AIM Group Inc. in Joint Venture
    3. Change Group Limited
    4. CloseReach Ltd.
    5. Etico, Inc.
    6. Goss Gilroy Inc.
    7. Le Groupe Conseil Bronson Consulting Group
    8. Leverage Technology Resources Inc.
    9. Lumina IT inc.
    10. MGIS Inc.
    11. NATTIQ Inc, Vision XRM Inc. XRM Vision Inc , in Joint Venture
    12. TAG HR The Associates Group Inc.
    14. The Institute on Governance
    15. Tundra Technical Solutions Inc

    Description of the Requirement:

    Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) requires the services of a Contractor, Business consulting/ Change management stream – 2.3 Business consultant at senior level, to review and to improve passport program process for Passport Modernization Directorate (PMD).

    The period of any resulting contract will be from Contract award to December 31, 2023 inclusive. Any resulting contract will include an irrevocable option to extend the resulting contract term by up to two (2) additional one (1) year periods under the same conditions.

    Level of Security Requirement:

    Company Minimum Security Level Required

    × Protected A × Protected B

    Resource Minimum Security Level Required

    × Protected A × Protected B

    Special comments: Contractor will be escorted at all times in the restricted areas by an authorized Service Canada employee.

    Document Safeguarding Security Level Required

    Special comments: Document safeguarding is not applicable.

    Applicable Trade Agreements:

    Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)

    Canada–Chile Free Trade Agreement

    Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)

    Canada–Colombia Free Trade Agreement

    Canada-European Union

    Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

    Canada–Honduras Free Trade Agreement

    Canada–Korea Free Trade Agreement, Canada–Panama Free Trade Agreement

    Canada–Peru Free Trade Agreement,

    Canada–Ukraine Free Trade Agreement

    Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement

    World Trade Organization–Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-GPA)

    Proposed period of contract:

    The proposed period of contract shall be from Contract award to December 31, 2023.

    Estimated Level of Effort:

    The estimated level of effort of the contract will be for 150 days.

    File Number: 100022735

    Contracting Authority: Shanshan Gai

    Phone Number: 343-541-7089

    Fax Number: N/A

    E-Mail: shanshan.gai

    NOTE: The Task and Solutions Professional Services (TSPS) Method of Supply is subject to quarterly refresh cycles. If you wish to find out how you can be a “Qualified SA Holder”, please contact SPTS.TSPS@TPSGC-PWGSC.GC.CA

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Employment and Social Development Canada
    142 Prom. du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, J8X 2K3
    Contracting authority
    Gai, Shanshan
    140 Promenade du Portage
    Gatineau, QC, J8X 4B6

    Buying organization(s)

    Employment and Social Development Canada
    142 Prom. du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, J8X 2K3
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering

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