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Bid Opportunities

Suppliers are invited to attend an informal session to learn how to do business with the City on Monday November 30, 2015, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Prior registration is required to ensure there is sufficient accommodation.

How to do business with the City

The City of Pickering purchases an estimated 30 million dollars worth of goods and services annually through a fair, open and transparent process that achieves best value for your tax dollars.

Purchasing is administered by our Supply & Services Section which acts as a liaison between vendors and the City.

Our objectives include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • obtaining the best value of goods and services
  • selecting responsive and responsible suppliers
  • fostering open and fair competition

We encourage vendors to complete the Supplier Application form to ensure we have your most current information in our database.


Standard Documents & Forms

Accessible Procurement

Legislation requires that all contractors providing goods, services or construction to the City shall ensure their employees and sub-contractors are trained on providing accessible customer service.

The City is committed to accessibility through the following provincial statute:

  • Accessibiilty for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005
  • View these regulations and standards online
    • O. Reg. 191/11 Integrated Accessibility Standards
    • O. Reg. 430/07 Exemption from Reporting Requirements
    • O. Reg. 429/07 Accessibility Standards for Customer Service

Professional Affiliations