Step 7 - Notify and share

Step 7 - Notify and share


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47. In the left-hand menu, click Notify & Share to notify all Suppliers.

info alert Buyers can use the Search Submissions section to narrow filter by Supplier, Amendment or the Decision made in the Analyze & Award menu.



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  a. Click Send notification in the Notification column. This will open Send an e-mail dialog box.

Note: For opportunity types that involve shortlisting or qualifying Suppliers, Buyers notify the Suppliers through the Discussion Forum or a communication channel external to BC Bid application.


Sending Award Results Notifications to Suppliers

Sending List Results Notifications to Suppliers


Sending list results notifications to suppliers


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b. Optional: In the Email section, the BC Bid application displays a default email template that can be edited as necessary and allows attachments to be added to the email.
  c. Click Send & Close


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  d. Click Create Contract Award Summary.

Note: The contract award notice should be published, when appropriate, as soon as possible after the Contract has been signed.

If awarding multiple Contracts from a single opportunity, do not use the contract award notice within the opportunity. Use the Contract Award Notice webform. See Direct Award section for use, but include your Opportunity Type and ‘competitive’ for your Justification.

Creating a Contract Award Summary


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  e. In the dialog box, complete the following:
    i. Enter the Contract Number.
    ii. Select the Award Date.
    iii. Enter the Issuing Location.
    iv. Enter the Contract Value.
    v. Enter the Contract contact email.
    vi. Enter Justification for Direct Award/Limited Tendering.
    vii. Click Save & Close.