Procurement manual: protocols

Protocols and guidelines to support government’s procurement process.

This document provides detailed guidance on procurement processes that Government of Nova Scotia needs to follow.

Information includes:

  • procurement project planning
  • format selection
  • document drafting
  • invitational competition
  • open competition
  • alternative procurement practices
  • bidder debriefing
  • procurement complaints
  • standing offer

This document supports the procedures for buying goods, services and construction outlined in the Sustainable Procurement Policy (Policy 3.1).

  • Manual

Author: Procurement
Department: Service Nova Scotia