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Info for Contractors

The Sault Ste. Marie Housing Corporation has a portfolio of approximately 750 units that we are responsible for.

Each year we tender out contracts to complete capital works projects such as landscaping, electrical, mechanical and energy efficiency.

In addition to capital works projects, service contracts for day-to-day repairs are also tendered in a variety of areas such as carpentry, electrical and painting services.  These contracts are typically set on a 5-year term.

Requirements for Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB) & Insurance 

Contractors that are awarded Contracts must provide evidence of compliance with the requirements of the Province regarding workplace safety and insurance including payments due thereunder, prior to commencing the work and prior to receiving payment on Substantial and Total Performance of the Work.The Contractor shall keep in force for the duration of the Contract, Public Liability and Property Damage Insurance in an amount not less than five million ($5,000,000.00). Without limiting the foregoing, such Insurance Coverage shall include Comprehensive General Liability, Contractual Liability, Personal Injury and Contingent Liability with respect to Subcontractors.

We welcome new contractors who may have an interest in performing work for the Sault Ste. Marie Housing Corporation. If you have an area of specialty or would like further information on our tendering procedures, please feel free to contact us or send us your company profile.

Liza Chikoski, Infrastructure and Asset Manager
Phone: (705) 759-5131
Fax: (705) 759-5212

Tenders and Proposals

Tenders, requests for proposals and expressions of interest can be picked up in person during regular business hours at 180 Brock Street. All public tenders will also be available for viewing at the Sault Ste. Marie Construction Association.

Current Tenders and Proposals

Expression of Interest (EOI) for the Development of Affordable and Market Housing

The Sault Ste. Marie Housing Corporation (SSMHC) is requesting responses to this Expression of Interest (EOI) from non-profit and private sector organizations wishing to create affordable rental housing within the District of Sault Ste. Marie. Responses to this EOI received by the SSMHC will be considered for funding via real estate property allocation.

The SSMHC would like to hear from respondents with their ideas, concepts or specific responses to create new affordable and market rent housing.

Please use the links below for more information.

SSMHC 2020-001
Expression of Interest

Submission Deadline

February 28, 2020 at 2:30 P.M.

Results of Past Tenders and Proposals


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