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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
6 years 11 months ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2013/07/05 15:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
National Capital Region
Notice type
Request for Standing Offer (RFSO)
Trade agreement
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Nathalie Rheault
Contact phone
Contact fax
Contact address
40 Elgin Street
3rd Floor
Ottawa, ON
K1P 1C7 

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The National Capital Commission (NCC) has issued a request for a standing offer agreement (RFSO) from experienced contractors to provide archaeological services, RFSO reference number NR31. The general scope of work includes, but is not limited to, archaeological services such as archaeological overview, survey, assessment, impact mitigation and monitoring on federal lands in the National Capital Region (Ontario and Quebec).

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To be considered, your proposal must be received no later than 3 p.m. Ottawa time on June 20, 2013 at the National Capital Commission, 3rd Floor Service Centre, 40 Elgin Street in Ottawa, Canada, K1P 1C7, with a reference to tender file #NR31. Faxed, email or late submissions will not be accepted. Proposals may be submitted in French or in English.

For more information, please contact Nathalie Rheault, Senior Contract Officer, by phone at 613-239-5080 or by email at 

Note that amounts quoted in this RFP are in Canadian dollars. Payment is net 30 days.

There will be no public opening for this Request for Proposal.

Faxed or late proposals will not be accepted.

The procurement process of this request for proposal is subject to Chapter 10 of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
nr31en.pdf001English- Not available
nr31fr.pdf001French- Not available


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
nr31_addendum_1.pdfNot availableBilingual- Not available
nr31_addendum_2.pdfNot availableBilingual- Not available