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PASS SA Stream 1: Internal Audit Services

Solicitation number 20231725

Publication date

Closing date and time 2023/03/09 02:00 EST


    Professional Audit Support Services (PASS) Requirement

    Only PASS SA Holders currently holding a PASS SA for Stream 1: Internal Audit Services at the time of bid closing, in all required resource categories in this solicitation and in the National Capital Region, are eligible to compete.

    Description of the Requirement

    Canada seeks to establish a contract on an “as and when requested” basis for Internal Audit Services to be provided for two years firm and two additional one-year option periods for Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC), under the following Streams:

    Stream 1: Internal Audit

    • One Project Manager/Leader

    Initial Contract Period: from Contract award date to March 31, 2025, inclusive.

    Estimated Level of Effort: up to 80 days per year.

    Security Requirements: Common Professional Services Security Requirement Check List #19

    1. The contractor/offeror must, at all times during the performance of the contract/standing offer, hold a valid facility security clearance at the level of secret, issued by the Contract Security Program (CSP), Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)
    2. The contractor/offeror personnel requiring access to protected/classified information, assets or sensitive work site(s) must each hold a valid personnel security screening at the level of reliability status or secret as required, granted or approved by the CSP, PWGSC

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

    • A Hundred Answers Inc.
    • Altis Human Resources (Ottawa) Inc.
    • Aniko Consultants Inc., Samson & Associés-CPA Consultation Inc.-Samson & Associates CPA-Consulting Inc., in Joint Venture
    • BDO Canada LLP
    • Collins Barrow Ottawa LLP
    • Deloitte LLP
    • Ernst & Young LLP 
    • FMC Professionals Inc.
    • KPMG LLP
    • MNP LLP
    • Murray Management Consulting Inc.
    • Niewe Techlogy and Consulting Ltd.
    • Orbis Risk Consulting Inc.
    • Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP
    • QMR Staffing Solutions Incorporated
    • QMR Staffing Solutions Incorporated, Windreach Consulting Services Incorporated, In Joint Venture 
    • Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Consulting Inc.
    • Samson & Associés CPA/Consultation Inc
    • Spearhead Management Canada Ltd.
    • The Right Door Consulting & Solutions Inc, Collins Barrow Ottawa Management Consultants Inc in Joint Venture
    • Welch LLP, Lannick Contract Solutions Inc. IN JOINT VENTURE
    • WindReach Consulting Services Inc.

    The Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be e-mailed by the contracting authority, directly to the pre-qualified suppliers above mentioned, who are invited to bid on this requirement.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
    • Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA)
    • Canada-UK Trade Continuity Agreement (Canada-UK TCA)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Contracting authority
    Fradette, Michelle

    Buying organization(s)

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
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    Summary information

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

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