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The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is committed to procure goods and services based on best overall value. Purchasing is conducted with due regard for equal opportunity, trade agreements, environmental considerations and internal policies. Procurement must support the Museum’s mandate as set out in the Museums Act.

Led by our Corporate Plan, purchasing is conducted by each department as determined by yearly budgets. Major purchasing of goods over $25,000 and services over $100,000 are advertised on the Government Electronic Tendering Service, (GETS) www.buyandsell.gc.ca. This tendering service provides opportunities to all relevant suppliers and is used by the Government of Canada, including Crown Corporations.

Purchasing below GETS values are subject to best value evaluation. Best value includes but is not limited to price, lifespan, maintenance and disposal.

 

 

Services

 

>$100,000

 

Tender posted on GETS

 

$25,000 - $100,000

3 quotes required

Written approval from CEO or CFO required for sole source

 

< $25,000

Quotes suggested

Sole source acceptable if pricing reasonable and/or justified

 

Goods

 

>$25,000

 

Tender posted on GETS

 

$5,000 - $25,000

3 quotes required

Written approval from CEO or CFO required for sole source

 

< $5,000

Quotes suggested

Sole source acceptable if pricing reasonable and/or justified

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 2012, Procurement Summary, paragraph two.

 

To find out more about doing business with the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, please contact Ashley MacPherson, Procurement and Administration Manager, by phone 902-425-7770 ext #262 or by email at amacpherson@pier21.ca

Further Resources:

Government Electronic Tendering Service (GETS), Canadian Public Tenders: www.buyandsell.gc.ca

Museums Act, Statutes of Canada (1990, c.3). Retrieved from the Department of Justice Canada website: http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/M-13.4/index.html

 


Current Opportunities

Request for Proposal
In this Request for Proposal (“RFP”), the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 (hereinafter “CMI”) is seeking proposals for multi-use commercial grade lobby furniture from qualified firms. Commercial furnishing will be located in approximately 3,000 sq. ft. of multi-purpose space in the “Hall of Tribute”. The Hall of Tribute connects CMI’s two permanent exhibitions and serves as a meeting point for guests. The space is utilized by school groups for programming and lunches, by visitors as a place to rest and reflect, and as a reception space for rental clients. Commercial furnishings supplied must be light weight, moveable, and durable to accommodate the many uses of the space. All furnishings must be delivered and installed by November 24, 2017.

For information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-17-00793732