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ACAN Advance Contract Award Notice
ACIM Advisory Committee on Information Management
ACT Advanced Card Technologies
ADIS Accounting Data Input System
ADM Assistant Deputy Minister
ADV Advertising
AEXDP Accelerated Executive Development Program
AIDS Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIESEC Association Internationale des Etudiants en Sciences Economiques et Commerciales
AIT Agreement on Internal Trade
ALP Advanced Leadership Program
ANSI American National Standards Institute
ARB Awards and Recognition Board
ARLU Annual Reference Level Updates
ASD Alternate Service Delivery
ATIP Access to Information and Privacy
ATM Automatic Teller Machine
AU Auditor
BCMS Banking and Cash Management Sector
BCP Business Continuity Planning
BFS Banking Facilities System
CA Chartered Accountant
CAD Crown Assets Distribution
CADD Crown Assets Distribution Directorate
CAE Chief Audit Executive
CAEDS Canadian Aboriginal Economic Development Strategy
CAIS Central Accounting Information System
CAP Career Assignment Program
CAPS Canadian Annual Procurement Strategy
CAS Central Accounting System
CCME Canadian Council of the Ministers of the Environment
CCRA Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
CEGEP Collège d'Enseignement Général et Professionnel
CFMRS Central Financial Management and Reporting System
CFO chief financial officer
CFS Computers for Schools
CFSMM certified federal specialist in materiel management
CFSP certified federal specialist in procurement
CGA Certified General Accountant
CGAP Certified Government Auditing Professional
CGSB Canadian General Standards Board
CHRA Canadian Human Rights Act
CHRO Chief Human Resources Officer
CIA Certified Internal Auditor
CICA Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
CIO Chief Informatics Officer
CITCA Comprehensive Integrated Tax Collection Agreements
CITT Canadian International Trade Tribunal
CLC Canada Labour Code
CLF Common Look and Feel
CMA Certified Management Accountant
CMO Community Management Office
COE centre of expertise
COMINT Communications Intelligence
COMSEC Communications security
COSAC Canadian Open Systems Application Criteria
CPI consumer price index
CPP Canada Pension Plan
CPSA Canada Public Service Agency
CRA Canada Revenue Agency
CRDP Central Registry of Divorce Proceedings
CRF Consolidated Revenue Fund
CSA Canadian Standards Association
CSE Communications Security Establishment
CSH Canadian Subject Headings
CSIS Canadian Security Intelligence Service
CSO Common Service Organizations
DAC Departmental Audit Committee
DBA Departmental Bank Accounts
DCA Direct Compensation Agreement
DCMI Dublin Core Metadata Initiative
DCP Dental Care Plan
DEW Distant Early Warning
DFAIT Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
DFRP Directory of Federal Real Property
DI Disability Insurance Plan
DIAND Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development
DIO Designated Inuit Organization
DPR Departmental Performance Report
DPW Department of Public Works
DR Dispute Resolution
DRS Departmental Reporting System
DSO Departmental Security Officer
DSP Depository Services Program
DTA Departmental Travel Accounts
EAA Electronic authorization and authentication
EAP Employee Assistance Program
EDI Early Departure Incentive
EDP Electronic Data Processing
EE Employment Equity
EEA Employment Equity Act
EFT Electronic Funds Transfer
EI Employment Insurance
EIA Electronic Industries Alliance
ELINT Electronic Intelligence
EMS Expenditure Management System
EPA Effective Project Approval
ERI Early Retirement Incentive
ERP enterprise resource planning
ESA Emergency Salary Advance
ESA Employment Standards Act
ETA Excise Tax Act
EX Executive
FAA Financial Administration Act
FC Fire Commissioner of Canada
FCP Federal Contractors Program
FIFO First In, First Out
FIP Federal Identity Program
FIS Financial Information Strategy
FISINT Foreign Instrumentation Signals Intelligence
FMS Financial Management System
FSWEP Federal Student Work Experience Program
GAA Quebec Automobile Insurance Act
GAAP Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
GAPDA Garnishment Attachment and Pension Diversion Act
GATT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
GBO Government Business Opportunities
GC Government of Canada
GCR Government Contracts Regulations
GECA Government Employees Compensation Act
GENET government enterprise network
GETS Government Electronic Tendering System
GFA Guide on Financial Administration
GOL Government On-Line
GS General Services
GST Goods and Services Tax
GTS Government Travel Service
HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HRDC Human Resources Development Canada
HST Harmonized Sales Tax
HTML HyperText Mark-up Language
HVAC Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning
IAESTE International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience
IAM Insurance Administration Manual
IBM International Business Machines
IBP group Insurance and other Benefit Programs
ICC International Chamber of Commerce
IEC International Electrotechnical Commission
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
IETF Internet Engineering Task Force
IHD Administrative Information Holdings
IM Information Management
IOCF Interactive On-line Control Files
IP Intellectual Property
ISO International Organization for Standardization
ITAR International Traffic in Arms Regulations
ITC Individual Travel Card
ITC Input Tax Credit
JBNQA James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement
LAN Local Area Network
LCC life-cycle cost
LCSH Library of Congress Subject Headings
LPA Lease Project Approval
LRS Leave Reporting System
LTCP Long-term Capital Plan
LTD Long-term Disability
LWOP Leave Without Pay
MAC Media Access Control
MAF Management Accountability Framework
MCP Major Crown Projects
MITS Management of Information Technology Security
MOU Memoranda Of Understanding
MRRS Management Resources and Results Structure
MTP Management Trainee Program
NAFTA North American Free Trade Agreement
NBC National Building Code of Canada
NCR National Capital Region
NFC National Fire Code of Canada
NFPA National Fire Protection Association
NISO National Information Standards Organization
NJC National Joint Council
NPP Notice of Proposed Procurement
NPSW National Public Service Week
OAA Outstanding Achievement Award Program
OCG Office of the Comptroller General of Canada
OCHRO Office of the Chief Human Resources Officer
OGD Other Government Department
OSH Occupational Safety and Health
OSI Open Systems Interconnection
PAA Program Activity Architecture
PAYE Payables at Year-End
PCIS Position Classification Information System
PCO Privy Council Office
PDSP Pensioners' Dental Services Plan
PEA Provincial Enforcement Agency
PIA Privacy Impact Assessment
PIN Personal Identification Number
PKI Public Key Infrastructure
PM Prime Minister
PM Programme Administration
PMM Personnel Management Manual
PMMRP Procurement, Materiel Management and Real Property
PO Post Office
PPA Preliminary Project Approval
PPRA Project Profile and Risk Assessment
PRC Procurement Review Committee
PRTL Pre-retirement transition leave
PS Public Service
PSA Public Sector Accounting
PSAAB Public Sector Accounting and Auditing Board
PSAB Public Sector Accounting Board
PSAC Public Service Alliance of Canada
PSC Procurement Strategy Committee
PSC Public Service Commission
PSEA Public Service Employment Act
PSHCP Public Service Health Care Plan
PSIA Public Servants Inventions Act
PSMIP Public Service Management Insurance Plan
PSPP Public Service Pension Plan
PSSA Public Service Superannuation Act
PSSRA Public Service Staff Relations Act
PSSRB Public Service Staff Relations Board
PST Provincial Sales Tax
PWC Department of Public Works
PWGSC Public Works and Government Services Canada
QPP Quebec Pension Plan
QST Quebec Sales Tax
RAA Refundable Advance Account
RAM random access memory
RCMP Royal Canadian Mounted Police
RCTC Responsibility Centre Travel Card
RDF Resource Description Framework
RFP Request For Proposal
RG Receiver General
RPP Report on Plans and Priorities
RTA Reciprocal Taxation Agreement
SADM Senior Assistant Deputy Minister
SAM Superannuation Administration Manual
SAPP Special Assignment Pay Plan
SDAC Small Departments Audit Committee
SES Security Engineering Section
SFFO Senior Full-Time Financial Officer
SFL Self-Funded Leave
SFO Senior Financial Officer
SFP Statement of Financial Position
SIGINT Signals intelligence
SIN Social Insurance Number
SOA Special Operating Agencies
SOA standing offer agreement
SOIA Security of Information Act
SOR Statutory Orders and Regulations
SPA Specified Purpose Account
SPAC Senior Project Advisory Committee
SPS Standard Payment System
SPTCSS Superannuation Pension Transition Client Service Sector
SRAP Short Range Acquisition Plan
SSC Supply and Services Canada
SSL Secure Socket Layer
ST Stenographic and Typing
TAN Travel authorization number
TB Treasury Board
TBACC Treasury Board Advisory Committee on Contracts
TBAS Treasury Board Accounting Standard
TBITS Treasury Board Information Technology Standards
TBM Treasury Board Manual
TBS Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
TEC Total Estimated Costs
TIA Telecommunications Industry Association
TMD Traffic Management Directorate
UCP Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits
UI Unemployment insurance
UK United Kingdom
ULC Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada
UPS Uninterruptible power supply
URL Uniform Resource Locator
UTP Unshielded Twisted Pair
WCAG Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
WFA Work Force Adjustment
WFAD Work Force Adjustment Directive
WHMIS Workplace Hazardous Material Information System
WIP work in progress
WTO World Trade Organization