The Manitoba government is committed to open and fair tendering practices. Government tenders that exceed trade agreement thresholds are advertised and distributed by MERX - electronic tendering service. MERX provides vendors with a low-cost, easily accessible way of reviewing and obtaining government tenders..
MERX is a nation-wide tendering system owned and operated by Mediagrif, a Montreal-based company. Contact MERX or search for tender opportunities at:
www.merx.com or phone 1-800-964-6379
For more information on government purchasing policies and practices contact the Procurement Services Branch at their website.
All tenders for the construction and maintenance of highways, goods and services, bridges and water control works can be found on Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation's (MIT) Contract Tendering System or www.merx.com . Bid results and full tabulations will be posted on MIT's Bid Results Page. An archive of bid results and tender tabulations prior to January 14, 2016 can be found on MIT's Contract Tendering System.
The Contract Tendering System can only be viewed using an Internet Explorer browser. Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or other browsers are not supported. If using IE11, users must set their browser to compatibility view. To do this, click on Tools ( ) icon on the far right corner of the browser page. A window appears to change the Compatibility View settings, with the current URL (web address) in the area: Just click add, and then close. The site will refresh and be available for viewing. For additional information, visit Microsoft at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-ca/internet-explorer/use-compatibility-view#ie=ie-11.
For more information on Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation Accommodation Service Division Construction and Service tenders visit the Real Estate & Contracts Branch.
For more information related to contracts for roads, bridges, water control infrastructure and small building structures, visit the Contract Services Branch.
Information on Crown land for sale or lease can be found on the Crown Lands and Property Agency website.
Information on English-French Translation Services Tender opportunities are located on the Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection Translation Services Branch website located at, http://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/ourdept/translation_services.html
ICT Procurement and Vendor Relations solicitation documents are located at http://www.gov.mb.ca/jec/busdev/btt/tenders.html