Archaeological Services for Capital Program

Competition Number: RFQ 23-056

Bid Title: Archaeological Services for Capital Program

Posted Date: May 24, 2023, 2:45pm

Closing Date: June 15, 2023, 3:00pm

Last Modified: November 22, 2023, 9:58am

Status: Awarded

Awarded: Stantec


Note: This will be the only notice posted concerning this project. All documents/addenda are only available for download/submission on the District of Saanich procurement portal at


 Qualified Suppliers

This RFQ is issued to Suppliers on the Qualified Supplier Roster for Category # 02 – Archaeology established by RFSQ 02/21 Professional Consulting Services for the purpose of conducting a second stage selection process pursuant to the Master Framework Agreement.

Only Suppliers that were prequalified under RFSQ 02/21 are eligible to respond to this RFQ. Quotations submitted by any other respondents will not be considered.

 How to become pre-qualified

The District is now open to new pre-qualification applications for the 2023 Intake. Please view the opportunity RFSQ 02/21 (2023 Intake) on Bonfire at: District of Saanich (

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Addenda: It is the sole responsibility of the Respondent to check the Bonfire portal for any addenda(s) before submitting their response.

All awards and results will be posted on Bonfire as well as the Saanich website: under “Selling to Saanich”, under “Bid Opportunities”. 

The District of Saanich is seeking responses for archaeological services in support of the upcoming capital program primarily for underground service replacements under the existing Master Framework Agreement 02-21.

The District may select more than one (1) Archaeological firm to provide support for the next two (2) years of capital program (i.e., 2023 and 2024) with options to extend the services for two (2) additional years of the capital program.

Where more than one firm is selected, the work is intended to be allocated amongst the proponent teams to ensure adequate service support is in place to meet project timelines and needs.


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