Diversity and Inclusion Diagnostic (20201034)

Tender Notice - Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)


Days until closing
1 day 9 hours hence


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2021/01/15 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)


Region of delivery
  • British Columbia
  • National Capital Region
  • Ontario
  • Quebec
End user entity
Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
Procurement entity
Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
Region of opportunity
  • National Capital Region
  • Ontario
Tendering procedure
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
  • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
  • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
  • World Trade Organization-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP)
  • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
  • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
  • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
  • Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
Reference number
Solicitation number



Human Resources Services Stream

Solicitation Number:


Organization Name:

Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI)

Anticipated Start Date:

To be determined

Estimated Delivery Date:


Estimate Level of Effort: 


Contract Duration:

The contract period will be from the date of contract to January 30th, 2022, with an irrevocable option to extend it for up to four (4) additional one (1) -year periods.

Number of Contracts:


Requirement Details

Tendering Procedure: Selective Tendering

This requirement is open only to those TSPS Supply Arrangement Holders who qualified under Tier 1 for services in Remote/Virtual Access for the Human Resources Services Stream.

The following SA Holders have been invited to submit a proposal:

  1. BDO Canada LLP
  2. eVision Inc., SoftSim Technologies Inc. in Joint Venture
  3. Graybridge International Consulting Inc. 
  4. Human Resource Systems Group Ltd.
  5. Innovative Facilitation Incorporated
  6. IT/Net - Ottawa Inc.
  7. Kelly Sears Consulting Group
  10. Mercer (Canada) Limited
  11. Optimum Talent Incorporated
  12. Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP
  13. Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Consulting Inc.
  14. The Institute on Governance
  15. University of Ottawa, Telfer School of Management

Description of Work:

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions has a requirement for professional services to conduct a diagnostic of OSFI’s diversity and inclusion (D&I) landscape which will serve to inform the development of a D&I strategy for OSFI.

Security Requirement: Common PS SRCL #6 applies

Minimum Corporate Security Required: Designated Organization Screening (DOS)

Minimum Resource Security Required: Reliability Status

Contract Authority

Name: Jade Bedard

Email Address: contracting@osfi-bsif.gc.ca


Inquiries regarding this RFP requirement must be submitted to the Contracting Authority named above. Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be e-mailed directly from the Contracting Authority to the Qualified Supply Arrangement Holders who are being invited to bid on this requirement. BIDDERS ARE ADVISED THAT “BUYANDSELL.GC.CA” IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS. The Crown retains the right to negotiate with any supplier on any procurement. Documents may be submitted in either official language.

NOTE: The Task and Solutions Professional Services (TSPS) Method of Supply is subject to quarterly refresh cycles. If you wish to find out how you can be a “Qualified SA Holder”, please contact SPTS.TSPS@TPSGC-PWGSC.GC.CA

Contact information

Contact name
Bedard, Jade
Contact email
Contact address
255 Albert Street
Ottawa  ON
K1A 0H2


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