Skip to the main content

Do Business With Us!

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is committed to procure goods and services based on best overall value. Purchasing is conducted with due regard for equal opportunity, trade agreements, environmental considerations and internal policies. Procurement must support the Museum’s mandate as set out in the Museums Act.

Led by our Corporate Plan, purchasing is conducted by each department as determined by yearly budgets. Major purchasing of goods over $25,000 and services over $100,000 are advertised on the Government Electronic Tendering Service, (GETS) www.buyandsell.gc.ca. This tendering service provides opportunities to all relevant suppliers and is used by the Government of Canada, including Crown Corporations.

Purchasing below GETS values are subject to best value evaluation. Best value includes but is not limited to price, lifespan, maintenance and disposal.

 

 

Services

 

>$100,000

 

Tender posted on GETS

 

$25,000 - $100,000

3 quotes required

Written approval from CEO or CFO required for sole source

 

< $25,000

Quotes suggested

Sole source acceptable if pricing reasonable and/or justified

 

Goods

 

>$25,000

 

Tender posted on GETS

 

$5,000 - $25,000

3 quotes required

Written approval from CEO or CFO required for sole source

 

< $5,000

Quotes suggested

Sole source acceptable if pricing reasonable and/or justified

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 2012, Procurement Summary, paragraph two.

 

To find out more about doing business with the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, please contact Ashley MacPherson, Procurement and Administration Manager, by phone 902-425-7770 ext #262 or by email at amacpherson@pier21.ca

Further Resources:

Government Electronic Tendering Service (GETS), Canadian Public Tenders: www.buyandsell.gc.ca

Museums Act, Statutes of Canada (1990, c.3). Retrieved from the Department of Justice Canada website: http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/M-13.4/index.html


Request For Proposal:

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 (“CMI”) is seeking proposals for fabrication, graphic printing, beta testing and delivery services of Refuge Canada travelling exhibition. Refuge Canada is a 1500 sq. ft. travelling exhibition that can be modified to fit spaces as small as 1,300 sq. ft.

Refuge Canada travelling exhibition is an adaptation of a temporary exhibition developed in 2017. The temporary exhibition includes components for travel. The successful Proponent shall adjust and retrofit temporary components for the travelling exhibition in addition to fabricating new elements.

For more information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-18-00841686