Describes the supply activities of Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC). It contains
relevant laws, regulations, government and departmental policies. It explains why and how PSPC carries out its supply activities. It is used by PSPC contracting officers.
Provides suppliers and clients of PSPC with information on clauses, conditions and templates commonly used in the contracting process by
the federal government and PSPC. Its contents are referred to in bidding opportunities and contracting activities; the manual is
used primarily by PSPC's contracting officers.
Used, as an interim measure, to implement new or modified policies and procedures, and/or
clauses and conditions, until they can be incorporated into the relevant manual(s): Standard Acquisition Clauses
and Conditions (SACC) Manual and/or Supply Manual.
Contains the names and addresses of government customers who obtain goods
and services through PSPC. Each name and address is linked to a five character Customer Address Code (CAC) that may be used
as a consignee code, ordering office code or accounting office code. Each customer obtaining goods and services
through PSPC is required to have one or more CAC listed in the CIS.