The largest city in the province of Alberta, Calgary benefits from the natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains, together with a vibrant, resource-based economy and a diverse, well-educated population. With a world-class airport, freight rail service and extensive highway network, Calgary is a hub of industrial activity, especially in the energy sector. Providing services to a population of 1.2 million is a $1.5 billion annual business for The City of Calgary, which contracts thousands of local, national and international suppliers each year to keep more than 500 lines of business operating smoothly.
Welcome to The City of Calgary’s electronic bid system, which allows you to submit responses on-line through MERX’s secure web portal. Complete audit logs ensure your submission is received and logged accurately.
Special Notice: The City has a new Supplier Code of Conduct Policy that became effective on September 22. Please read the Policy and ensure that you are familiar with it. You can find the policy on Calgary.ca here.
Information regarding eBonds and eBond authentication companies is available on the Surety Association of Canada web site*:
Surety Canada E-Bonding Information
*The City of Calgary does not endorse or promote the use of any particular system.
A new Environmental Construction Operations (ECO) Plan Framework will be released in August 2020. Tenders awarded after August 1, 2020 which require ECO Plans must use the new framework titled Environmental Construction Operations (ECO) Plan Framework – Municipal Version (2020 Edition). Please check Calgary.ca for updates.