Procurement inquiries

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal is responsible for safeguarding the integrity of the Government of Canada’s procurement processes. 


  • inquire into complaints by potential suppliers of goods or services to the federal government relating to designated contracts valued above prescribed monetary thresholds;
  • decide whether the federal government broke its procurement obligations under certain trade agreements;
  • consider issues such as whether bids were evaluated fairly; 
  • recommend remedies and award costs; 
  • write to federal government institutions about their procurement processes. 


Find out more about procurement inquiries