Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy

Goal: Waste and Asset Management
Target: Green Procurement
As of April 1, 2014, the Government of Canada will continue to take action to embed environmental considerations into public procurement, in accordance with the federal Policy on Green Procurement.
Scope and Context
OSFI procures over $20 million in goods and services per year.
Performance Measurement
Expected Result
Environmentally responsible acquisition, use and disposal of goods and services.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Departmental approach to further the implementation of the Policy on Green Procurement in place (as of April 1, 2014). In place as of March 31, 2014
Number and percentage of specialists in procurement and/or materiel management who have completed the Canada School of Public Service Green Procurement course or equivalent, in the given fiscal year. 9

100%
Number and percentage of managers and functional heads of procurement and materiel whose performance evaluation includes support and contribution towards green procurement, in the given fiscal year. 2

100%
Departmental Green Procurement Target:
By March 31, 2017, 95% of copy paper and envelope purchases will contain a minimum of 30% recycled content and be certified to a recognized environmental standard to reduce the environmental impact of its production.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Dollar value of copy paper, commercial printing and envelope purchases that meet the target objective as a percentage of total dollar value of all copy paper and envelope purchases in the year in question. On Track $21,177.89, which represents 93.5% of the total dollar value of all copy paper and envelope purchases in 2015.
Departmental Green Procurement Target:
By March 31, 2017, 90% of toner cartridges are recycled at end of life.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Volume of toner cartridges recycled as a percentage of total volume of all toner cartridges purchased in the year in question. Exceeded $79,244.40, which represents 100% of the total dollar value of all toner cartridges purchased in 2015
Departmental Green Procurement Target:
By March 31, 2017, 100% of Bid Solicitation, Contract and Statement of Work will be reviewed using updated templates that include environmental considerations.
Performance indicator Performance level achieved
Template(s) have been updated On track
Percentage of bid solicitation, contract and statement of work reviewed using environmental consideration criteria. 50% Due to competing operational requirements, this target will be achieved during fiscal year 2016-2017
Implementation strategy element or best practice Performance level achieved
Leverage common use procurement instruments where available and feasible. Achieved
 Increase awareness of the Policy on Green Procurement among managers. Achieved OSFI increased awareness of the Policy on Green Procurement by including it in procurement training sessions offered to managers in 2015-16.