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Grandfathering in ProServices – See how it can save you time!

A signed “Grandfather Certification” will provide certain types of bidders with:

  1. the ability to bring forward previously provided information into their bid submission;
  2. a reduction in the amount of data that is required to be input into their electronic bid submission.

Please see below for the ways that grandfathering can save you time:

New ProServices bidders (i.e. bidding on ProServices for the first time)
If you are a new ProServices bidder and have an active TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based) standing offer and/or supply arrangement, you will have the ability to bring forward your awarded Streams and Categories from your TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based) SO and/or SA into this ProServices bid submission.

Suppliers that do not have TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based) SOs and/or SAs
If you are an Existing Supplier (who does not have a Standing Offer and/or Supply Arrangement with TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based)), you will have the ability to bring forward your ProServices information into this ProServices bid submission.

Suppliers that have TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based) SOs and/or SAs
If you are a ProServices Existing Suppliers (who also has a Standing Offer and/or Supply Arrangement with TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based)), you will have the ability to bring forward your ProServices information into this ProServices bid submission. You will also have the ability to bring forward your awarded Streams and Categories from TBIPS and/or TSPS (task based) SO and/or SA into this ProServices bid submission.