Government of Canada procurement activities are principally carried out pursuant to a governing framework comprised of:
- statutes and regulations (including a challenge process);
- trade agreements; and
- policies, directives, procedures and guidelines.
Latest Policy Changes
August 17, 2017 – The Supply Manual (version 2017-3), SACC Manual (2017-3) and Standard Procurement Templates have been updated in support of Policy Notification 121. Additional changes were made to update and improve content. The complete details of the revisions can be found in the Supply Manual Synopsis and the SACC Manual synopsis.
July 5, 2017 – The Supply Manual (version 2017-2), SACC Manual (2017-2) and Standard Procurement Templates have been updated in support of Policy Notification 125: Replacement of the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT) and entry into force of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA). Please consult the PN-125 for further information.