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SACC Acronym Glossary

The following is a list of acronyms used in the Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions (SACC) Manual. For definitions of other procurement related terminology, please refer to the Supply Manual Glossary.

AIT
Agreement on Internal Trade
AN
Aeronautical Standard
APL
Approved Products List
ASCII
American Standard Code for Information Interchange
C
Centigrade
CAD
Canadian dollars
CADD
Computer-aided Design and Drafting
CAFA
Champagne and Aishihik First Nations Final Agreement
CAGE
Commercial and Government Entity
CAO
Contract Administration Office
CBSA
Canada Border Services Agency
CCAC
Canadian Council on Animal Care
CCC
Canadian Commercial Corporation
CCI
Canada Customs Invoice
CCRA
Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
CD-ROM
Compact Disc Read-only Memory
CETA
Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement
CF
Canadian Forces
CFB
Canadian Forces Base
CFIA
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
CFPTO
Canadian Forces Transportation Packaging Order
CFR
Code of Federal Regulations
CFTA
Canadian Free Trade Agreement
CFTO
Canadian Forces Technical Order
CGCM
Canadian Government Catalogue of Material
CGL
Commercial General Liability
CGP
Controlled Goods Program
CGSB
Canadian General Standards Board
CIDA
Canadian International Development Agency
CIF
Cost, Insurance and Freight
CIFTA
Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement
CIP
Carriage and Insurance Paid to
CIRCLE
Committed Industry Resources Committed to the Leading Edge
CLCA
Comprehensive Land Claims Agreement
CLCSA
Comprehensive Land Claims Settlement Area
CLF
Common Look and Feel
COLOG
Co-operational logistics
CPC
Canada Post Corporation
CPT
Carriage Paid To
CRN
Client Reference Number
CRTC
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission
CSA
Canadian Standards Association
CWB
Canadian Welding Bureau
CWPCP
Canadian Wood Packaging Certification Program
CWT
per hundred weight
DAF
Delivered At Frontier
DCC
Defence Construction Canada
DCMA
Defense Contract Management Americas
DCMAO
Defense Contract Management Area Operations
DDP
Delivered Duty Paid
DDU
Delivered Duty Unpaid
DES
Delivered Ex Ship
DEQ
Delivered Ex Quay
DEW
Distant Early Warning
DFS
Directorate of Flight Safety
DIO
Designated Inuit Organization
DND
Department of National Defence
DOT
Department of Transport
DPAS
Defense Priorities and Allocations System
DSAL
Disposal, Sales, Artefacts and Loans
DSCO
Director Supply Chain Operations
DTICS
Director Technical Information and Codification Services
EAN
European Article Numbering
EASA
European Aviation Safety Agency
EXW
Ex Works
F
Fahrenheit
FAA
Federal Aviation Administration
FAR
Federal Acquisition Regulation
FCA
Free Carrier
FCP
Federal Contractors Program
FMS
Foreign Military Sales
FOB
Free on Board
FPS
Former public servants
FS
Flight Safety
FSC
Federal Supply Classification
GAP
Good Animal Practice
GCLCA
Gwich'in Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement
GETS
Government Electronic Tendering Service
GPB
Pound sterling
GSM
Government-supplied material
GST
Goods and Services Tax
GQA
Government Quality Assurance
HRI
Human-Readable Interpretation
HMCE
Her Majesty's Customs & Excise
HRSDC
Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
HST
Harmonized Sales Tax
I. & T.S.
Inspection and Technical Services
IBC
Insurance Bureau of Canada
IC
Industry Canada
ICC
International Chamber of Commerce
IFA
Inuvialuit Final Agreement
ILCC
Inbound Logistics Coordination Center
ILEA
Inbound Logistics Europe Area
ILUK
Inbound Logistics United Kingdom
IM/IT
Information Management/Information Technology
Inc.
Incorporated
IP
intellectual property
IPC
Initial Provisioning Conference
IPGC
Initial Provisioning Guidance Conference
IRC
Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
ISL
Interim Spares List
ISO
International Organization for Standardization
ISPM
International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures
ISR
Inuvialuit Settlement Region
JAA
Joint Aviation Authorities
JBNQA
James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement
LCMM
Life Cycle Material Manager
LLTIL
Long Lead Time Item List
LSCFA
Little Salmon/Carmacks First Nation Final Agreement
MCN
Materiel Change Notice
MERIT
Mandate for Export and Research and development in Information Technology
MS
Military Standard
NAFTA
North American Free Trade Agreement
NAS
National Aerospace Standard
NATO
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
NCB
National Codification Bureau
NDQAR
National Defence Quality Assurance Representative
NES
New Export Systems
NLCA
Nunavut Land Claims Agreement
NNDFA
Nacho Nyak Dun Final Agreement
NSCM
NATO Supply Code for Manufacturers
NSN
NATO Stock Number
NTCL
Northern Transportation Company Limited
NWS
North Warning System
O&M
Operation and Maintenance
OEM
Original Equipment Manufacturer
OPCF
Ontario Policy Change Form
PBN
Procurement Business Number
P.C.
Privy Council
PCB
Polychlorinated Biphenyls
PPB
Provisioning Parts Breakdown
PCC
Paulatuk Community Corporation
PPM
Principal Period of Maintenance
PSCN
Permanent System Control Number
PSSA
Public Service Superannuation Act
PST
Provincial Sales Tax
PTC
Production Tooling Control
PWGSC
Public Works and Government Services Canada
QAR
Quality Assurance Representative
QEF
Quebec Endorsement Form
QST
Quebec Sales Tax
R
Reference clauses
RCMP
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
RFP
Request for Proposal
RFSA
Request for Supply Arrangement
RFSO
Request for Standing Offer
RMAS
Risk Management Advisory Services
R.S.
Revised Statutes
RSPL
Recommended Spare Parts List
SA
Supply Arrangement
SACC
Standard Acquisition Clauses and Conditions
SAE
Society of Automotive Engineers
S.C.
Statutes of Canada
SDMCLCA
Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement
SEF
Standard Endorsement Form
SFA
Selkirk First Nation Final Agreement
SHCC
Sachs Harbour Community Corporation
SII
Special Instructions Indicator
SIN
Social Insurance Number
SPT
Special Production Tooling
SPTD
Supplementary Provisioning Technical Documentation
STE
Special Test Equipment
STANAG
Standardization Agreement
Supp.
Supplement
SWAT
Swift Action Tactical
TA
Task Authorization
TB
Treasury Board
TBS
Treasury Board Secretariat
TC
Transport Canada
THFA
Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Final Agreement
TMD
Traffic Management Directorate
TTFA
Teslin Tlingit Council Final Agreement
UCC
Uniform Code Council
UCP
Uniform Customs and Practice
UFACYI
Umbrella Final Agreement, Council for Yukon Indians
U.S.C.
United States Code
U.S. DoD
United States Department of Defense
VGFA
Vuntut Gwich'in First Nation Final Agreement
WSIB
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
WTO - AGP
World Trade Organization - Agreement on Government Procurement