Do Business With Us!

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
The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is seeking an agency or group of experts specializing in brand strategy with experience working with museums, historic sites or similar cultural institutions. We are looking for guidance to develop a brand strategy in consultation with our staff, as well as assistance operationalizing this brand across all departments. We require your expertise to help us tell our brand narrative cohesively and translate this to a template for future creative work. Because of the inherent richness and authenticity of our stories, we know a well-crafted brand will have the power to move people on the deepest emotional levels.

For information: https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-17-00790144