Public Works and Government Services Canada
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PWGSC delivers the common Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) infrastructure to the Government of Canada (GC) so it can better serve Canadians.

We manage:

  • 250 major software applications on behalf of various departments
  • Data centre operations for 47 departments and agencies
  • 3 cheque production facilities (Dartmouth, NS, Quebec, PQ, and Winnipeg, MB) that handle 120 million mailings a year
  • Messaging systems that handle 2 million messages per month
  • Satellite-based, mobile and fixed communication services for 30 departments

We also lead the Government On-Line (GoL) project, which aims to offer Canadians fast, easy and secure access to government programs and information. The GC is the recognized world leader in providing on-line services to its citizens.

Information for Canadians about our IT programs and initiatives

Information for Businesses

Information for other Government Clients

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Shared Services, Programs and Initiatives