Benefits Administration

This Request for Proposals ("RFP") is an invitation to prospective Proponents to submit proposals for the provision of services to the IESO relating to the provision and administration of its Group Benefits. This RFP is seeking qualified Proponents to provide expertise in underwriting and/or administering, as applicable, the following benefits: Basic Life, Optional Life, Additional Optional Life, Dependent Life (which includes both spousal and children), Long Term Disability, Health and Dental, Out-of-Country Coverage, Flex Plan (Health Care Spending Account and General Benefits Account) and OHIP Replacement Insurance. These services to be delivered in an economical, timely and efficient manner through a process that is fair, transparent and accessible to qualified parties and consistent with the provisions set forth in the current Ontario Public Service Procurement Directive.

** PLEASE NOTE: Appendix A - Non-Disclosure Agreement must be agreed to and signed by the Proponent by the deadline date as set out under Section 3.8 of the RFP prior to the release of Appendix G – Spec Plan Information and Data


Timetable for RFP

RFP Release Date:

March 3, 2017

Respondent’s deadline for submitting a Non-Disclosure
Agreement and Intent to Participate Form:

3:00 pm on March 17, 2017

Respondent’s deadline for submitting Questions:

3:00 pm on March 20, 2017

IESO deadline for Issuing Addenda to Respond to Questions:

March 23, 2017

Closing Date (Respondent’s deadline for receipt of a Proposal):

3:00 pm on April 18, 2017

Contact Name: Sheri Bizarro 
Contact Email: