Publication date: 2021/07/26
Amendment date: 2021/07/28
Date closing: 2021/09/07 14:00 Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)
GSIN: K100A: Cleaning and Maintenance, Janitorial
Region of delivery: Nunavut
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: Best Overall Proposal
Reference number: PW-$EDM-014-12131
Solicitation number: ET025-201873/C
Trade Agreement: CETA/WTO-AGP/CPTPP/CFTA/FTAs with Peru/Colombia/Panama/Korea/UK
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: Yes
Nature of Requirements:
Janitorial Iqaluit #1063
To provide Janitorial Services including all labour, material and equipment for Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC), located at the Operations Centre Coast Guard Building #1063 in Iqaluit, Nunavut, on a scheduled and as and when requested basis, from approximately October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022 inclusive with Canada retaining an irrevocable option to extend the contract for three (3) additional one (1) year periods in accordance with the terms and conditions detailed in the solicitation document.
There are security requirements associated with this requirement. For additional information, consult Part 6 – Security, Financial and Other Requirements, and Part 7 – Resulting Contract Clauses. For more information on personnel and organization security screening or security clauses, Bidders should refer to the Contract Security Program of Public Works and Government Services Canada (http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/esc-src/introduction-eng.html) website.
This procurement is subject to the Agreement Between the Inuit of the Nunavut Settlement Area and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada (The Nunavut Agreement).
Bidders are requested to maximize Inuit employment, subcontracting and on-the-job training opportunities, and involve Inuit businesses, in carrying out the work under this project.
The Nunavut Agreement contains a provision requiring the inclusion of socio-economic bid criteria in the solicitation document, when practicable and consistent with sound procurement management principles. These socio-economic bid criteria are referred to as Nunavut Benefits Criteria (NBC) and Inuit Benefits Criteria (IBC), and bidders propose Inuit benefits in their bid submission via an Inuit Benefits Plan (IBP).
Canada’s free trade agreements pose no impediment to the inclusion of measures including but not limited to set asides, for the benefit of Indigenous Peoples and businesses in a procurement. This applies to procurement obligations pursuant to all Modern Treaties (Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements).
There are Building Floor Plans associated with this requirement. Consult Part 2 Bidder Instructions.
The Federal Contractors Program (FCP) for employment equity applies to this procurement; refer to Part 5 Certifications and Additional Information, Part 7 – Resulting Contract Clauses and the annex titled Federal Contractors Program for Employment Equity – Certification.
This bid solicitation allows bidders to use the epost Connect service provided by Canada Post Corporation to transmit their bid electronically. Bidders must refer to Part 2 entitled Bidder Instructions, and Part 3 entitled Bid Preparation Instructions, of the bid solicitation, for further information.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO SUPPLIERS RE. BID SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Due to the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, temporary measures are being taken on-site at the Western Region Bid Receiving Unit to encourage social distancing. The health and safety of staff and suppliers remains our top priority.
Suppliers are strongly encouraged to submit bids electronically using the Canada Post epost Connect application for the subject bid solicitation. This service allows suppliers to submit bids, offers and arrangements electronically to PWGSC Bid Receiving Units. This online service enables the electronic transfer of large files up to Protected B level.
To use epost Connect to submit your bid, or to get more information on its use, please send an email to the Western Region Bid Receiving Units generic address at [email protected]
Faxed bids will be accepted at 1-418-566-6167.
Hard copy (submitted in person or via mail/courier) bids will not be accepted for the subject bid solicitation.
Given current circumstances and network limitations, some active procurements may be delayed. To stay up to date on the status of specific procurements, please consult Buysandsell.gc.ca.
Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.
Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.
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