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Recent News Releases

News Release - Manitoba Studies P3 Option to Build New Schools

Posted on 5/24/2017
CCPPP applauds the Manitoba government's decision to issue a request for proposals (RFP) to develop a P3 business case and financial advisory services to construct four new schools with a total value of more than $100 million.

News Release - CCPPP Strongly Supports the CIB to be Located in Toronto

Posted on 5/24/2017
The federal government’s decision to locate the Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) in Toronto is an important and welcome step forward according to CCPPP.

News Release - International Survey Launched on Operational P3s

Posted on 5/24/2017
Service Works Global (SWG), in collaboration with P3 Bulletin and CCPPP announced the launch of a new survey, exploring the operational phase of P3 projects

Evaluations of Canadian P3 Projects Have Missed a Significant Value

Posted on 5/24/2017
A new report from the Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis analyzing the economic impacts of P3s quantifies the significant economic value from delivering such assets for public use sooner.

News Release - A CCPPP Statement on the Ontario Budget

Posted on 4/27/2017
CCPPP applauds the Ontario government’s commitment to a balanced budget for 2017-18. The Council is particularly pleased to see the creation of a Long-Term Infrastructure Plan and an increase of $30 billion in infrastructure investments

News Release - Newfoundland and Labrador Announces a New P3 Healthcare Facility

Posted on 1/23/2017
CCPPP supports and applauds the Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and his government for committing to build a new long-term care home in Corner Brook. Construction of the facility is to begin in the fall of this year.

News Release - The Majority of Canadians Support Tolls

Posted on 1/18/2017
A recent survey conducted by Nanos Research says 64% of Canadians prefer paying tolls rather than higher taxes or going into debt in order to cover the costs of public infrastructure.

Recent Research

67% of Canadians Are Supportive of Public-Private Partnerships

Two out of three Canadians surveyed by Nanos Research support governments using public-private partnerships (P3s) to build infrastructure across the country. Sixty-seven per cent told the pollster they would support or somewhat support the use of P3 to design, build, finance, maintain, and in some cases, operate these new public facilities.


Creating An Effective Canadian Infrastructure Bank

This report commissioned by the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) provides an important starting point for discussions on establishing a Canadian Infrastructure Bank. It analyzes potential structures and outlines the benefits that a federal infrastructure bank could provide.


Report: P3 Approach Superior to Traditional Procurement

A report by the Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management compared the P3 approach to traditional procurement and found the P3 approach to be "generally superior" because it "brings to bear specialized expertise, due diligence and accountability mechanisms that are not possible to replicate in the political environment in which public sector managers work.


Opinion Research Finds Canadians' Support P3s

CCPPP released two summary reports of public opinion research completed in 2015 by Nanos Research. Focus group research conducted in seven cities reinforced that Canadians understand and are supportive of P3 projects. Across all sectors and all cities, there was support for P3s and when probed about specific projects in their communities, support was almost universal.


What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

Report: What the World Can Learn from Canada's P3 Record

A white paper released today by Service Works Global (SWG) in collaboration with CCPPP identifies the key factors that have made Canada a global leader in public-private partnerships, including: a stable pipeline; efficient procurement; a diverse market for project finance; and a supportive political environment.


What the world can learn from Canada's P3 record

News Release - Public-Private Partnerships Generate Over $51 Billion for Canadian Economy

Public-private partnerships (P3s) are major contributors to Canada’s economy, generating $51.2 billion in direct economic output and 290,680 direct full-time equivalent jobs between 2003 and 2012. With the public sector facing aging infrastructure, population growth and budget constraints, P3s are bringing together the expertise of both the private and public sector to expand the number and scale of infrastructure investments for public benefit.

Videos

Justin Trudeau at 2014 Conference

In November 2014, federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau offered his thoughts to our P3 2014 conference delegates on Canada’s infrastructure needs.

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Justin Trudeau à la conférence de 2014

En novembre 2014, le chef du parti libéral Justin Trudeau a fait part de ses réflexions à nos délégués de la conférence de 2014 sur les P3 concernant les besoins en infrastructure du Canada.

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