Dental Service for Manitoba Region, First Nations and Inuit Health Dental Program. (1000189525D)

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Tender Notice


Publishing status


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2020/03/31 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
Notice type
Request for Standing Offer (RFSO)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
  • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
  • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • World Trade Organization-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP)
  • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Health Canada
End user entity
Health Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Allen, Robin
Contact email
Contact address
300 - 391 York Avenue
Winnipeg  MB
R3C 4W1

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Intent is to award up to a maximum of fifty (50) Standing Offer Agreements to qualified Suppliers (Offerors) as a result of this RFSO and as result in a companion RFSO under the Set-Aside Program for Aboriginal Business - Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB), solicitation number # 1000189524D

Indigenous Services Canada, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB), Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) Program, requires the services of licensed dentists (the Offeror) to provide community-based oral health care services, oral health education and promotion, administrative and other services to support dental clinics and dental programs predominantly in First Nations communities/locations in Manitoba. Communities/locations designated as “drive-in” are generally located in southern Manitoba and are accessible by vehicle. Communities/locations designated as “fly-in” are located in the northern and more isolated regions of the province and are best accessed by air travel, usually from airports in Winnipeg, St. Andrews and Thompson. The FNIHB dental clinics are predominantly located in community facilities such as health centres, nursing stations or schools. Dental clinics are set up with standardized dental equipment that remains in the clinic; the Offeror provides the necessary dental instruments, handpieces, and accessories. Dental supplies are ordered by the Offeror and the cost of preauthorized dental supplies is reimbursed to the Offeror by FNIHB.

Evaluation Procedures

(a) Offers will be assessed in accordance with the entire requirement of the Request for Standing.

(b) An evaluation team composed of representatives of Canada will evaluate the offers.

Mandatory Technical Criteria

The Offeror must meet the mandatory criteria set out. The Offeror must provide the necessary documentation to support compliance. Offers which fail to meet the mandatory criteria will be declared non-responsive.

Closing Date and Time:

All proposals must be received at the specified location as noted on the front page of this RFSO. Proposals received after this time will be unopened.

Offers must be submitted only to Indigenous Services Canada RFSO Authority by the date, time and place indicated on page 1 of the Request for Standing Offers.

Please note: this request is posted by the Department of Indigenous Services Canada

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
1000189525d_doc_fr.pdf000French- 2019-05-07
1000189525d_rfso_eng.pdf000English- 2019-05-07


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
amd_01_1000189525d_1000189524d.pdfNot availableBilingual- 2019-11-25