Internal Audit Services

Solicitation number 08183-210023/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2021/10/15 14:00 EDT

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: CETA/WTO-AGP/CPTPP/CFTA/FTAs with Peru/Colombia/Panama/Korea/UK
    Tendering Procedures: Suppliers on permanent list or able to meet qualification requirements
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Internal Audit Services 
    This requirement is for the Office of the Chief Audit Executive (OCAE) of the Department of Global Affairs Canada (GAC).
    This requirement is open only to those Supply Arrangement Holders under the Professional Audit and Support Services (PASS) Supply Arrangement E60ZQ-180001/xxx/ZQ.
    The Professional Services are required from the following Stream:
    Stream 1:  Internal Audit Services  
    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
    Baiame Technology and Consulting Limited
    BDO Canada LLP
    Collins Barrow Ottawa LLP
    Deloitte LLP
    Ernst & Young LLP
    FMC Professionals Inc.
    Murray Management Consulting Inc.
    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.
    Description of the Requirement:
    Canada seeks to establish up to four (4) contracts for Internal Audit Services under the Professional Audit Support Services Supply Arrangement (PASS SA) to be provided under the Contract, on an as and when requested basis only, for the contract period and two (2),two-year option periods for Global Affairs Canada.
    Closing Date:
    This request for Proposal will close on October 15, 2022 at 2h00 p.m.
    Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be emailed directly, from the contracting officer, to the qualified Supply Arrangement Holders who are being invited to bid on this requirement.
    Level of Security Requirement:
    1.The Contractor must, at all times during the performance of the Contract, hold a valid Facility Security Clearance at the level of SECRET, issued by the Canadian Industrial Security Directorate (CISD), Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC).
    2.The Contractor 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 RELIABLITY STATUS, CONFIDENTIAL or SECRET as required, granted or approved by CISD/PWGSC.
    Applicable Trade Agreements:
    The requirement is subject to the provisions of the World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA), the Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA), the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (CColFTA), the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement (CPanFTA), the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA), the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA) and the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA).
    Proposed period of contract:
    The proposed period of contract shall be from contract award to February 28, 2025.  
    File Number:    08183-210023
    Contracting Authority: Linda Harrison
    Phone Number:  613-292-8644
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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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
    Harrison, Linda
    (613) 292-8644 ( )
    () -
    Terrasses de la Chaudière 5th Floor
    10 Wellington Street
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5

    Buying organization(s)

    Foreign Affairs, Trade And Development (Department Of)
    125 Sussex Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0G2
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    British Columbia
    New Brunswick
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    Nova Scotia
    Northwest Territories
    Nunavut Territory
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Prince Edward Island
    Quebec (except NCR)
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price

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