Modernizing the way we purchase goods and services
Ontario is taking a modern, efficient and transparent approach to eliminate redundancies and deliver simpler, faster, better services to the people of Ontario. Our goal is to get the best value for every public dollar that is spent, to protect what matters most.
Centralizing procurement across the Ontario Public Service and the broader public sector is one of the most forward-thinking ways to do that.
Where we’re at today
Every year, Ontario spends about $29 billion on goods and services ranging from pacemakers to bandages, to computer and IT hardware. The Ontario Public Service and organizations across the broader public sector – like hospitals and schools – buy those goods and services independently. Imagine how much could be saved if those purchases were purchased in bulk?
Our future process
By leveraging our massive buying power and streamlining how we work,