The purchasing department obtains good and services on behalf of schools and administrative offices in compliance with our board's purchasing policy and procedures. We strive to obtain maximum value for each dollar spent by accepting public tenders, bids and requests for proposals for goods and services.

The Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board participates in the following co-operative purchasing ventures (buying groups):

  • Catholic School Board Services Association (CSBSA)

  • Georgian Bay Area Public Purchasing Co-operative (GBAPPC)

  • Ontario Association of School Business Officials (OASBO)

  • Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM)

  • Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB)

  • Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGS)

Visit our bid opportunities and vendor of record page for additional information.