TSPS Solution-based - Quarterly bid solicitation

Solicitation number E60ZT-16TSSB/E

Publication date

Closing date and time 2023/08/25 14:00 EDT

Last amendment date


    Description
    Trade Agreement: CETA/WTO-AGP/CPTPP/CFTA/FTAs with Peru/Colombia/Panama/Korea/UK
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    
    This Request for Supply Arrangement is now available at the following link: Solutions professional  services (TSPS) - Tender Notice | CanadaBuys 
    
    TSPS - Request for supply arrangement (RFSA) for Solution-based services (Ongoing)
    THIS RFSA IS THE CONTINUATION OF THE QUARTERLY BID SOLICITATIONS OF THE RFSA E60ZT-16TSSB/D.
    
    REQUIREMENT:
    This solicitation is a RFSA to satisfy the Government of Canada’s requirement for the provision of non-IT-related solution-based professional services, for any dollar value, to locations throughout Canada, excluding locations in areas subject to any of the Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements.
    
    This RFSA solicitation covers the Task and Solution Professional Services (TSPS) solution-based requirements.
    
    The task and solutions professional services (TSPS) is a mandatory method of supply that offers federal departments the ability to compete their requirements to pre-qualified suppliers.
    
    This bid solicitation is perpetual and occurs on a quarterly basis which align with the Government of Canada’s fiscal years quarters, as follow:
    
    Quarters: 
    April to June 
    July to September
    October to December
    January to March
    
    This bid solicitation allows new suppliers to pre-qualify for the TSPS solution-based SA and allows existing suppliers who currently hold a TSPS solution-based SA to pre-qualify for additional Streams, Tiers, Regions and/or Metropolitan Areas. 
    Details are found in the Request for supply arrangement document.
    
    1)  To obtain the most recent version of this solicitation, inclusive of all amendments, go to "Bidding details" tab and click on the most recent documents. The documents contain all the information associated with this solicitation.
    
    2) To ensure that you have the most up-to-date information for this solicitation, it is strongly encouraged to  create an email notification to receive updates for this solicitation, this can be done by clicking on "follow this notice".
    
    CENTRALIZED PROFESSIONAL SERVICES SYSTEM (CPSS)
    All suppliers that want to submit a response to this RFSA must enroll and establish an account in the Supplier Module of the PWGSC Centralized Professional Services System (CPSS) e-Portal (http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/app-acq/spc-cps/iffpe-seeps-eng.html). Instructions on accessing the Supplier Module e-Portal application are specified in the RFSA document.
    
    Bidders must submit their bid through the CPSS e-Portal Supplier Module by the closing date and time of the RFSA solicitation and must submit the supporting documentation via email upon request by Canada (this is a paperless bid submission process).
    
    SET-ASIDE PROGRAM FOR INDIGENOUS BUSINESS:
    Part of this procurement may be designated by one or more Government departments as set-aside under the federal government's Procurement Strategy for Indigenous Business (PSIB). 
    
    COMPREHENSIVE LAND CLAIMS AGREEMENTS (CLCA):
    This solicitation, as well as the resulting supply arrangements, excludes locations in areas subject to Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements.
    
    OFFICIAL LANGUAGES:
    The services to be provided under the resulting supply arrangements will be delivered in one or both of the two official languages of Canada according to the requirements of the Government client department.
    
    ENQUIRIES REGARDING THE RFSA:
    All enquiries regarding this RFSA can be directed to: TPSGC.spts-tsps.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
    
    
    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.

    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)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
    • Canada-UK Trade Continuity Agreement (Canada-UK TCA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)

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    Note: Information may not be available in both English and French. This is because the Official Languages Act does not apply.

    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Organization
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Address
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Canada
    Contracting authority
    Team Leader / Chef d'équipe
    Phone
    (343) 576-8807 ( )
    Email
    TPSGC.SPTS-TSPS.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
    Address
    Terrasses de la Chaudière 5th Floor
    Terrasses de la Chaudière 5e étage
    10 Wellington Street,
    10, rue Wellington
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5

    Buying organization(s)

    Organization
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Address
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Canada
    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
    Document title Amendment no. Language Unique downloads Date added
    001
    French
    50
    001
    English
    193
    000
    English
    615
    000
    French
    65
    English
    356
    French
    57

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    Summary information

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

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