Corporate Policy Research Services

Solicitation number 4W002-091000/E

Publication date

Closing date and time 2013/03/19 17:00 EDT

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada-Peru
    FTA/Canada-Colombia FTA
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Attachment: None
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    1.  TITLE: Corporate Policy Research Services Supply
    Arrangement, Western Canada 
    The Request for Supply Arrangement (RFSA) covers requirements
    for Western Economic Diversification Canada involving Corporate
    Policy and Research Services in accordance with the Statement of
    Work. These services will take place in areas of: Manitoba,
    Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia on an "as and when
    requested" basis by authorized Western Economic Diversification
    clients. These services will not take place in land claims
    areas. Professional resources are required on an
    as-and-when-required basis to provide the necessary technical
    expertise in support of WD's research, policy and program
    development, advocacy and advisory functions.  The support could
    be directed toward existing core policy and program areas
    (innovation, entrepreneurship, and building sustainable
    communities) or could be directed toward the examination of
    potential new areas of policy and program development.  The
    required expertise is divided into four categories as follows:
    1) Research; 2) Analysis and Advice; 3) Policy and Program
    Options; and 4) Dissemination and Distribution, as outlined in
    the Statement of Work and in accordance with the terms and
    conditions contained in the Request for Supply Arrangement. 
    The supplier must meet the following mandatory criteria at
    Solicitation Closing:
    Failure to meet any of the following mandatory requirements at
    solicitation closing will render your submission non-compliant
    and given no further consideration.
    	1.	The Firm must have experience related to economic
    diversification and/or 				development issues in western Canada,
    relating to economic issues/priorities in 				western Canada as
    demonstrated by providing a:
    a)	a listing of works (eg. projects and/or reports); and  
    b)	a minimum of one (1) copy of work (e.g. projects or reports)
    			completed in the previous (4) years.
    		2.	Must meet the Minimum Mandatory Qualifications and
    Experience for the 				Resource Categories as per Annex "A",
    Part 2, Section B. A minimum of one (1) 				person per category
    must be presented. There is no maximum to the number of
    				resources a bidder may present.
    		3.	Compliance with the terms and conditions contained in this
    		4.  	Provision of pricing as requested.
    It is anticipated that any Supply Arrangement will be in effect
    from May 1, 2013 to April 30, 2014.
    This PWGSC office provides procurement services to the public in
    Jasmine Scott
    Supply Specialist
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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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
    Scott, Jasmine
    (780) 497-3578 ( )
    (780) 497-3510
    Telus Plaza North/Plaza Telus Nord
    10025 Jasper Ave./10025 ave Jasper
    5th floor/5e tage
    Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 1S6

    Buying organization(s)

    Western Economic Diversification Canada
    9700 Jasper Avenue, Suite 1500
    Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 4H7
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    British Columbia
    Commodity - GSIN
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