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About Sprint With Us
  • The Sprint With Us program is used to help with priority government projects, including cannabis licensing, mines regulatory reform and health-information access.
  • Under Sprint With Us, 22 contracts have been awarded for a total value of more than $15 million.
  • The program reduces the cost for businesses submitting a contract proposal to government from about $15,000-$25,000 to $1,000-$2,000.
  • The program offers companies opportunities to bid on contracts of up to $2 million. These procurements take as little as 17 days from start to finish.
  • Programs like Sprint With Us, Code With Us and the Procurement Concierge make it easier for businesses and tech companies of all sizes to work with government.
  • Launched in June 2018, B.C.’s first-ever procurement strategy makes it easier for businesses to work with government and access opportunities.