Standard Instructions 2004ACB – Goods or Services – Non-competitive Requirements for use in CanadaBuys (SAP Ariba)

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Attention! As part of the Acquisitions Program’s transformation agenda, PSPC is planning to archive and migrate the SACC manual to the CanadaBuys website. The SACC manual will continue to be available on the BuyandSell website to ensure continuity of service during this transition period. At this time, an initial version of the archived version of the SACC has been posted on CanadaBuys. We encourage you to go visit the site and get comfortable with the new format of the SACC at the following:

Archived - Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions Manual | CanadaBuys

We appreciate your continued feedback and cooperation during this transition.

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Item Information


The purpose of CanadaBuys Notification (CBN) - 002 is to notify PSPC Buyers that Standard Instructions (SI) 2004ACB (AchatsCanadaBuys) for non-competitive requirements in CanadaBuys (SAP Ariba) are now available.

Effective date

CBN - 002 is effective immediately.

The Standard Instructions (SI) 2004ACB are available in the Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions (SACC) Manual


  • Standard Instructions (SI) 2004ACB are for use in CanadaBuys (SAP Ariba).
  • All references in the solicitation, including hyperlinks, to the SACC Manual 2004 – Standard Instructions - Goods or Services – Non-Competitive Requirements must be removed and replaced with a reference to SI 2004ACB.

Revisions to the Supply Manual

There are no revisions to the Supply Manual.

Revisions to the Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions Manual (SACC)

The SACC Manual has been revised in support of this CBN. For more details, refer to the Affected SACC Manual sections listed below.

Revisions to the Standard Procurement Templates

There are no revisions to the Standard Procurement Templates.

Contact information

For support on assembly of solicitation documents in CanadaBuys (SAP Ariba), PSPC Buyers are encouraged to contact the CanadaBuys Service Desk for assistance.

Enquiries related to CBN - 002 and CanadaBuys (SAP Ariba) can be sent by email to the CanadaBuys Service Desk at Email us | CanadaBuys.

Questions related to the SACC Manual can be sent by email to the following address: