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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 Proposals

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is seeking proposals for multi-use commercial banquet tables and chairs. For information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-18-00848970

Closing: December 11, 2018 at 2 p.m. Atlantic

Request for Proposals for Immersive Film Experience and Exhibit Redesign
The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier is seeking proposals for the re-development of the existing Contributions Zone, an estimated 174 m² (1,871 f²) space in the Canadian Immigration Hall core exhibition. The redesigned Contributions Zone will include an immersive film experience, introduction space and exit space. For information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-18-00849296

Closing: December 12, 2018 at 2 p.m. Atlantic

Invitation to Tender: Washroom Renovation
The intent of this bid call is to obtain a lump sum offer to complete a Washroom Renovation project at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21(CMI/MCI). For information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-18-00848964

Closing: December 13, 2018 at 2 p.m. Atlantic