Bidding sites

VRCA member companies can access a variety of sites to search for bidding opportunities. Please note: some sites listed require a subscription.

VRCA and BC Construction Association

BidCentral is your one-stop shop for all construction project opportunities. Browse for pre-bid, public and private project opportunities using advanced search tools, opportunity matching, and automated notifications when new projects are posted.


Vancouver Airport Authority
In 2018, YVR launched a 20-year expansion plan that includes up to 75 projects supported by an initial $1.8 billion capital program. Click the following links to find bidding opportunities on its business opportunities portal (Bonfire); download the Construction Contractor Briefing Guide and to access all pertinent information for working with YVR and bidding opportunities.


Government of Canada
Public Works and Government Services Canada hosts the website where companies can access Government of Canada tenders.\

MERX Canadian Public Tenders is where business finds billions of dollars in contracting opportunities from the Canadian public sector. MERX includes federal, provincial (excluding B.C.) and MASH sector opportunities. MERX is not a government owned service.


Public sector organizations (including local governments, school boards, health authorities, Crown corporations and the B.C. government) use BidBC to advertise procurement opportunities for a wide range of goods, services and construction.

Partnerships BC
Partnerships BC supports the public sector in meeting its infrastructure needs by providing leadership, expertise and consistency in the procurement of complex capital projects. The Partnership BC website includes a listing of projects currently in procurement.

Municipal and Regional

Metro Vancouver
Metro Vancouver provides information regarding it formal requests for competitive bid process on its website.