RPAS Project – Information for Canadian Industry (660BL-120002/E)

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Tender Notice - Letter of Interest (LOI)/Request for Information (RFI)


Days until closing
3 months 5 days hence


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2021/06/11 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Region of delivery
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • National Capital Region
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nova Scotia
  • Nunavut
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Yukon
End user entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Trade agreement
  • None
Reference number
Solicitation number


Trade Agreement: NONE
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) - Information for Canadian Industry

This Letter of Interest (LOI) may be used to provide information on the Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) project to Canadian industry through announcements or links to information and events involving Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) Canada, in partnership with the Department of National Defence (DND) and Public Services and Procurement Canada.

On June 22, 2020, Unmanned Systems Canada will host a webinar that will provide a brief to Canadian industry and other stakeholders on the RPAS project, including an overview of project requirements, procurement process and project timelines.  The webinar will also be used to familiarize Canadian industry and other stakeholders on the ITB Policy and describe the initial Value Proposition approach. It will also describe the next steps on how Canadian stakeholders can provide input and feedback to refine the VP for this project to ensure strong economic benefits for Canada.  This joint presentation will include representatives from DND, PSPC and ISED. 

English session: 13:00 - 14:00 Eastern Daylight Saving Time EDT
French session: 14:30 - 15:30 Eastern Daylight Saving Time EDT

For more information about the webinar please refer to the following link on the Unmanned Systems Canada website: 

The link for registration: 

The presentation by the Government of Canada representatives will be made available through this LOI after the webinar.

Please note that this LOI is part of a separate activity from the RPAS competition and will not result in a procurement process by the Government of Canada.

For more information on RPAS competition, see the following PSPC website:
Delivery Date: 09/06/2020

The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

Contact information

Contact name
Dadashzadeh, Feridon
Contact email
Contact phone
( ) - ( )
Contact address
Cumberland House 6th Floor - B29
Maison Cumberland 6e étage - B29
400 Cumberland Street,
400, rue Cumberland,
K1A 0S5


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Solicitation documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique download event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_RPS.B002.E27808.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2020-06-15
ABES.PROD.PW_RPS.B002.F27808.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2020-06-15
ABES.PROD.PW_RPS.B002.E27808.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2020-06-23
ABES.PROD.PW_RPS.B002.F27808.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2020-06-23

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