Find alternative procurement award notices

Search and view alternative procurement award notices from Government of Nova Scotia and public sector entities.

Use Alternative Procurement (ALTP) Notices to view and search notices from government and public sector entities for awarded contracts that used alternative procurement practices.

Government of Nova Scotia uses alternative procurement practices in urgent, specialized or exceptional circumstances. It doesn’t use alternative procurement practices to avoid competition between suppliers or to discriminate against specific individuals or groups of suppliers.

Alternative procurement practices follow the Sustainable Procurement Policy and Alternative Procurement Practices Protocol in the Procurement Manual.

Notices include awarded contracts issued by government departments and public sector entities that used alternative procurement practices.

You can view all Nova Scotia alternative procurement notices. Use the filter options to search by:

  • alternative procurement (ALTP) ID
  • ALTP title
  • vendor name
  • department or public sector entity
  • timeframe the contract was awarded
  • circumstances
  • goods, services and construction

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