- About the Bid Challenge Committee
- Apply to be a member
- Current members
About the Bid Challenge Committee
The Bid Challenge Committee is made up of volunteers from the supplier community who are tasked with hearing bid challenge complaints. The committee includes a chair, alternate chair and up to 10 members. Each panel appointed to hear a complaint consists of the chair and 2 committee members. Where possible, a minimum of one First Nation member will serve on a 3-person board.
If you are interested in joining the committee, knowledge of public procurement and Yukon’s business community would be an asset.
- Authority: Financial Administration Act section 24(3) and 80, Contract and Procurement Regulation section 8, Contracting and Procurement Regulation and Contracting and Procurement Directive part 8, Bid Challenge Committee Terms of Reference
- Type: advisory, adjudicative
- Appointment process: ministerial
- Requirements: no legislated criteria required to join.
- Term: not to exceed 2 years but may be reappointed for a further term
- Meetings: as required
- Department: Highways and Public Works
- Honoraria: $125 per day
Apply to be a member
Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.
- Complete the application.
- Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
- Submit your completed application and resume.
In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
Government of Yukon
Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
How members are selected
Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.
School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.
Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:
- Yukon Development Corporation
- Yukon Energy Corporation
- Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
- Yukon Lottery Commission
- Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
- Yukon Arts Advisory Council
- Yukon Utilities Board
- Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
- Yukon Human Rights Commission
Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.
- Chad Harwood, member from February 11, 2021 to February 10, 2023
- Keith Tegart, chair from February 11, 2021 to February 10, 2023
- Lee Fleming, member from February 11, 2021 to February 10, 2023
- Ryan Warner, alternate chair from February 11, 2021 to February 10, 2023
- Tiffany Eckert-Maret, member from February 11, 2021 to February 10, 2023
For questions about the Bid Challenge Committee phone 867-667-3680, or fax 1-867-667-5479, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 5479.