Shared Services Canada’s Software Licensing Vehicle (SLV00001)

Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
4 months 1 week hence


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2017/12/29 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
Notice type
Letter of Interest (LOI)/Request for Information (RFI)
Trade agreement
  • None
Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Shared Services Canada
End user entity
Shared Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Ho, Melissa
Contact email
Contact phone
Contact address
180 Kent Street,  
P.O. Box 9808, STN T CSC 
Ottawa, Ontario K1G 4A8

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Software Licensing Vehicle (SLV) Webex

SSC will host an information session via webex to present SSC’s plans to issue a software licensing vehicle solicitation for the procurement of software and its associated maintenance and support that falls under SSC’s mandate. This tool, the Software Licensing Vehicle (SLV), will effectively be SSC’s version of the Software Licensing Supply Arrangement (SLSA). The Industry Engagement Day is open to all interested suppliers and associations from the IT software industry. The purpose of the session is for SSC to engage the IT vendor community in a discussion on the scope, the procurement strategy, the Supply Chain Integrity process and the key requirements of the SLV. SSC will present information on these topics and collect feedback from industry to help shape the SLV strategy going forward. The webex will be hosted on August 28, 2017 at 1:00 PM.

Topic: SSC's Software Licensing Vehicle |
Date: Monday, August 28, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Meeting Number: 555 997 576
Meeting Password: SSC

To join the online meeting

1. Go to MTID=m208f0621fb750162a6a4d9bb46a349d3
2. Enter your name and email address.
3. Enter the meeting password: SSC
4. Click "Join Now".
To join the teleconference only
Provide your phone number when you join the meeting to receive a call back. Alternatively, you can call:
Call-in toll-free number: 1-877-413-4790 (Canada)
Call-in number: 1-613-960-7514 (Canada)
Conference ID: 127 927 1
For assistance

1. Go to
2. On the left navigation bar, click "Support".
3. Call 1-800-226-6338 or 613-941-9554



Purpose of this Advance Procurement Notice

This is not a bid solicitation. This is a follow on advance notice to Shared Services Canada (SSC)’s Software Licensing Vehicle (SLV).

It is anticipated that the procurement* for SSC’s SLV will be initiated in Spring 2017 as follows: 

Industry Engagement via Webinar or Webex – Spring 2017
Request for Information – Summer 2017
Request for Supply Arrangement – Fall 2017

*The procurement process may be subject to change as a result of Industry feedback and collaboration at any of the above mentioned phases.

Any questions relating to the project can be addressed to:

Melissa Ho
Team Leader
Procurement and Vendor Relations
Shared Services Canada
Tel.: (613) 415-9082

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
slv_english.pdf000English- 2017-03-31
slv_french.pdf000French- 2017-03-31