This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.


Short deadlines affecting UK companies bidding for infrastructure contracts in Canada

in Canada

Trade barrier summary

This affects UK companies bidding for contracts in Canada. Procurement requests for proposals (RFPs) are increasingly being released with short deadlines. This makes it harder for bidders to explore ventures and partnerships, secure resources and review the large amounts of information in time.

Sectors affected

  • Advanced engineering
  • Airports
  • Construction
  • Maritime
  • Railways



Date reported

17 January 2020

Last updated

18 December 2020

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