Tenders & RFPs

PLEASE NOTE: Town of Antigonish tender opportunities are posted to Nova Scotia Government Tender Notices.

Please read the instructions for each tender carefully. Tenders that require a fee will note if the tender package can be picked up at Town Hall, or if the documents are to be picked up at the consultant's location.

Town of Antigonish, Town Hall is located at:

274 Main St.,
NS B2G 2C4

Open Tenders:

Destination Antigonish: Tourism Strategy - Request for Proposals

The purpose of this Request for Proposal is to develop a fully integrated strategic plan for tourism in Antigonish Town and County. The Destination Antigonish working group includes StFX University, Antigonish Chamber of Commerce, Destination Eastern Northumberland Shores (DEANS), Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation, the Town of Antigonish and the Municipality of the County of Antigonish. The intention of this strategy is to develop a sustainable governance structure for the local industry, drive opportunities to increase shoulder season capacity, facilitate growth for local operators, create an environment that leads to increases in visitor yields, and explore opportunities to work with industry partners to further enhance our tourism potential.

To read the full RFP and scope of work,  pdf click here. (320 KB)

The deadline for submissions is Monday, January 21, 2021, at 12 p.m. Submissions should be sent via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please be advised that questions on this RFP will be taken via email during the following time periods:

  • Tuesday, December 7, 2021, to December 18, 2021 at 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 4, 2022 to January 14, 2022 at 4 p.m.  

Request for Quotations - Snow Clearing: Columbus Field Track

 The Town of Antigonish, in partnership with the Province of Nova Scotia, supports causes that will help citizens get more physically active.  A pilot project, in February/March of 2021, to clear Columbus Field walking track of snow and ice, was very well received by citizens, and therefore the Town of Antigonish would like to provide this service again.This RFQ is to identify a contractor in which to engage in a standing offer arrangement for snow-plowing services

To read the full RFQ and details on how to submit,  pdf click here. (120 KB)

The deadline for submission is December 8, 2021. Quotes should be emailed to Maria Fraser at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


pdf (94 KB)

  pdf Click here for Addendum # 2 - November 5, 2021 (100 KB)

The deadline for submissions is November 17, 2021 at 3 p.m. 


pdf (77 KB)   pdf SFM Standing Offer Notice: (75 KB)

The Town of Antigonish intends to participate in one or more procurements conducted by NSFM/RMA from April 2021-March 2022. For more information visit www.merx.com.  


Closed Tenders:

 Dr John Hugh Gillis Regional High School- Field 1 Light Installation

Awarded to Atlantica Mechanical Contractors - $74,206 plus HST

Community Engagement Liaison

Project awarded to Brighter Community Planning and Consulting in the amount of $142,628.75. 

2021 Sewer Cleaning Project

Tender Closed. Two bids received Revolution Environmental Solutions LP with a bid of $23,984.40 + hst and Cleanearth Industrial Services Ltd with a bid of $37,203.95 + hst. Bids under review.

2021 Paving 

Tender awarded to Nova construction with a bid of $492,863.00 

2021 Salt Hauling

Tender awarded to David Cameron Trucking with a bid of $13,100 + hst 

2021 Curb & Sidewalk

Tender awarded to B.D, Clifton with a bid of $81,674.50

Volunteer Fire Department Bay Door Replacement 

Contract awarded to MBA Group for $34,750 + tax. 

Recreation, Facilities, Parks and Open Spaces: Baseline Assessment 

Contract awarded to CBCL for $20,000 (HST inclusive)

Engineering Design Services for the Active Transportation Corridor Project

Contract awarded to WSP for $180,235 + HST

Residential Waste Collection

Tender awarded to GFL with a bid of $1,891,095.60 + HST for a 5-year contract.

2021 Electric Vehicle Chargers Project

Tender awarded to KVS Electric Inc. with a bid of $50,676.84.

Request for Proposal Service Truck

Tender awarded to  MacDonald Chrysler Ltd with a bid of $102, 713.34 

2021 Curb & Sidewalk Tender

Tender Closed. Tender awarded to  Allan MacNeil Construction Ltd with a bid of $23,870.00.

2021 Asphalt Patching Tender

Tender awarded to Dexter Construction Company Ltd with a bid of  $161,447.65

Request for Quotes - Maintenance Services

Contract awarded to Carmichael Engineering with a bid of $10,370.00 

2021 Traffic Marking

Tender awarded to Safety First with a bid of $66,800.45. 

Request for Proposal - Dr. J.H. Gillis Field 1 Light Fixture Removal

Tender awarded to Decoste Electrical for $6,802.25. 

Request for Quotations - Landscaping Services

Tender awarded to Yard Pro for $21,040.

AREA Brand Development RFP

Awarded to The A-Team with a bid of $22,500.00

Sewage Plant Generator

Awarded to DeCoste Electrical with a bid of $174,289.00.




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Get in Touch

Town of Antigonish
274 Main Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Canada B2G 2C4

Phone: (902) 863-2351
Fax: (902) 863-0460 / (902) 863-9201

Town Hall hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm