Short Term Lease

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Revision History

Date Status ID Title
2008-05-12 Active G6005C Short Term Lease (2008-05-12) G6005C

Remarks – Recommended Use of SACC Item

Use the following clause in contracts involving short-term automobile leases (fewer than 31 days).

This clause is used to ensure that any liability claim arising from the use of the rented vehicle by federal government employees traveling on official government business, be resolved by Canada rather than the employees own Automobile Liability policy. (Bill 18, Ontario - changes to the Highway Traffic Act).

For further assistance, contact PWGSC Risk Management Advisory Services, at:

Legal text for SACC item

For vehicles rented by federal government employees, while travelling on official government business, for a period of less than 31 days, the Contractor must insert as lessee, Canada, as presented by ___________ (insert the employee's department).