Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags (F1045-200014/A)

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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2020/11/30 14:00 Pacific Standard Time (PST)


Region of delivery
  • British Columbia
End user entity
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
Lowest/Lower Bid
Reference number
Solicitation number


Trade Agreement: CETA / WTO-AGP / CPTPP / CFTA / FTAs with Peru / Colombia / Panama / Korea
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags

Yu, Daphne
Telephone No. - (236) 335-8299

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) Pacific Region requires to establish multiple standing offers that will provide, on an “as and when requested” basis for the supply and delivery to various DFO locations in BC, of Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags and equipment that has been specially designed for fish and aquatic environments and have been tested with salmonids in natural environments.  

The period of the Standing Offer is for 2 years with two additional one year optional periods

It is the intent of Canada to award up to 4 Standing Offers.


Due to the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, temporary measures are being taken on-site at the Pacific Region Bid Receiving Unit to encourage social distancing. The health and safety of staff and suppliers remains our top priority. 

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Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

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Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

Contact information

Contact name
Yu, Daphne
Contact email
Contact phone
(236) 335-8299 ( )
Contact fax
( ) -
Contact address
219 - 800 Burrard Street
800, rue Burrard, pièce 219
Vancouver, BC  V6Z 0B9


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Solicitation documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique download event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_VAN.B593.E8850.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2020-10-19
ABES.PROD.PW_VAN.B593.F8850.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2020-10-19
ABES.PROD.PW_VAN.B593.E8850.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2020-10-23
ABES.PROD.PW_VAN.B593.E8850.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2020-10-23
ABES.PROD.PW_VAN.B593.F8850.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2020-10-23