ARCHIVED Communications - Solicitation Period

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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

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Legal text for SACC item

To ensure the integrity of the competitive bid process, enquiries and other 
communications regarding the bid solicitation, must be directed only to the 
Contracting Authority identified in the bid solicitation.  Failure to 
comply can, for that reason alone, result in the disqualification of the 

All enquiries must be submitted in writing to the Contracting Authority no 
later than _____ calendar days prior to the bid closing date of the bid 
solicitation.  Enquiries received after that time may not be answered prior 
to the bid closing date.

To ensure consistency and quality of information provided to bidders, 
   significant enquiries received and the replies to such enquiries will be 
   provided simultaneously to bidders to which the bid solicitation has 
   been sent, without revealing the sources of the enquiries.