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
November 28, 2017 – The Supply Manual (version 2017-5) has been updated in support of the following Policy Notifications:
- PN-124: Interim pricing measure (IPM) for pricing practices not addressed by PWGSC’s profit policy
- PN-126: Price certification and audit services provided by foreign governments
Additional updates were done to update and improve content. The complete details of the revisions can be viewed in the Supply Manual Synopsis.
The SACC Manual (2017-5) reflects updates to several clauses to improve content. The complete details of the revisions can be viewed in the Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions (SACC) Synopsis.
September 21, 2017 – The Supply Manual (version 2017-4), SACC Manual (2017-4) and Standard Procurement Templates have been updated in support of Policy Notification 122. Please consult the PN for further information.