Public Services and Procurement Canada
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) (formerly referred to as Public Works and Government Services Canada or the Department of Public Works and Government Services) is the department of the Government of Canada with responsibility for the government's internal servicing and administration. The Department is responsible for the procurement for other government departments including military procurement. It is also the custodian of a large real estate portfolio and as well infrastructure such as bridges, dams and highways. While the stylized name of the department has changed, the legal name of the department remains the Department of Public Works and Government Services pursuant to section 3 of the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act S.C. 1996, c.
|Services publics et Approvisionnement Canada|
|Type||Department responsible for
|Deputy Minister responsible|
- Chief Information Officer Branch
- Digital Services Branch
- Defence and Marine Procurement
- Finance and Administration
- Human Resources
- Integrated Services
- Legal Services
- Parliamentary Precinct
- Pay Administration
- Policy, Planning and Security
- Real Property
- Receiver General and Pension
Special operating agencyEdit
- Translation Bureau
Phoenix Pay SystemEdit
The Phoenix Pay System is a payroll processing system for federal employees, run by PSPC. After coming online in early 2016, Phoenix has been mired in problems with underpayments, over-payments, and non-payments. As of March 2018, the estimated cost to fix the problems was over $1 billion.
- Branch, Legislative Services (2017-12-14). "Consolidated federal laws of canada, Department of Public Works and Government Services Act". laws-lois.justice.gc.ca. Retrieved 2019-03-06.
- Julie, Ireton (2018-03-28). "Cost of Phoenix federal payroll debacle surpasses $1B". CBC News. Retrieved 2019-04-05.