Item - 2023.MM6.23

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 10, 2023 without amendments.

MM6.23 - Indigenous Procurement Policy - by Councillor Dianne Saxe, seconded by Councillor James Pasternak

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on May 10, 11 and 12, 2023, adopted the following:


1. City Council direct the Chief Procurement Officer, in consultation with the Indigenous Affairs Office and Toronto’s Indigenous communities, to propose an Indigenous procurement policy consistent with Toronto’s Reconciliation Action Plan, and report back to the General Government Committee by the end of 2023.

Background Information (City Council)

Revised Member Motion MM6.23
(May 9, 2023) Supplementary Report from the Chief Procurement Officer, Purchasing and Materials Management Division on Indigenous Procurement Strategy (MM6.23a)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM6.23 be referred to the General Government Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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