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Chartered Transportation Services

OECM is pleased to introduce the re-tendered and improved Chartered Transportation Services Agreements to our Marketplace of Products and Services.

These agreements were previously called Coach and Bus Transportation Services. The agreements are now available to all OECM Customers.

Learn more about this agreement

To learn more about the Chartered Transportation Services agreement, view our Informational Video here.

The awarded suppliers can provide systems under the categories listed below.

Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)

  • Autobus la Québécoise Inc.
  • Century Transportation Ltd.
  • Great Canadian Coaches Inc.
  • Hammond Transportation Ltd.
  • Pacific Western Transportation Ltd.

Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

  • C. Martin's Bus Service Ltd.
  • Century Transportation Ltd.
  • Hammond Transportation Ltd.
  • Pacific Western Transportation Ltd.
  • Stock Transportation Ltd.

Please note:

  • OECM is currently in negotiations with one additional supplier for Category A. A communication will be shared should this proponent become an awarded supplier partner.
  • No supplier has been awarded in the Taxi and Limousine Transportation Services category. We will notify you in case there are any changes to this agreement.

What You’ll Get

Putting you in the driver’s seat to choose the vehicle and trip options

  • A large selection of vehicles to choose from:
    • Category A – Highway Motor Coach (Full size and Mini Coaches)
    • Category B – Activity and Yellow Bus
  • The ability to accommodate a variety of requirements – wheelchair accessibility, Wi-Fi, GPS, vehicle wrapping, TV and extra storage spaces
  • The ability to accommodate different types of trips and for various length of time. (e.g. local, overnight, etc.)
  • Trips available within Ontario, to other provinces and the United States

Passing the savings along to you

  • Maximum fixed rates held for 12 months
  • Fuel surcharges included in the cost
  • No markup on extra cost – parking, permits and toll charge
  • Optional Second Stage selection process

Making safety a priority

  • Professionally trained drivers* who meet all Canadian regulations and can handle both vehicle and medical emergencies
  • Pandemic Safety Protocols in place (NEW)
  • Insurance coverage that meets or exceeds requirements stated in the Public Vehicle Act
  • A contingency plan in the case of emergencies or accidents

*Bilingual drivers available on request

Choosing Your Supplier

To truly gain a competitive advantage, OECM strongly believes it’s advantageous for you to work with a single strategic supplier partner, for core requirements, wherever possible. This approach ensures a strong, value-added relationship with many advantages, including exceptional supplier responsiveness; improved interoperability; immediate access to innovation and new technology; time and cost-saving process improvements; access to training, and more.

Remember, OECM is always available to help you analyze your core product needs and identify the strategic supplier partner best suited to meet your short, medium and long term goals.

Products and Services: 
Activity Bus
Bus Transportation Services
Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services
Mini Coach
School Bus Services
Transportation Services
Yellow Bus
Supplier Partners
Autobus la Québécoise Inc.
C. Martin’s Bus Service Ltd.
Century Transportation Ltd.
Great Canadian Coaches Inc.
Hammond Transportation Ltd.
Pacific Western Transportation Ltd.
Stock Transportation Ltd.
Expiry Date: 
July 31, 2026
OECM has the option to extend the Master Agreement for an additional period of up to three years and for a subsequent period of two years.
Have Questions? Get in touch with OECM! 
Project Advisory Committee Members: 
  • Fleming College
  • Francoachat
  • Georgian College
  • Peterborough Victoria Northumberland Clarington Catholic District School Board
  • Seneca College
  • Trent University

Supplier Partners

Autobus la Québécoise Inc.
Mathieu Gingras
President
(418) 872-5525
Find out more about Autobus la Québécoise Inc.

Categories Offered:

  • Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 1 - (1a) Toronto | (1b) York | (1c) Durham | (1d) Peel
  • Zone 7 - (7a) Ottawa
C. Martin’s Bus Service Ltd.
Sean Payne
President
(613) 354-7545
Find out more about C. Martin’s Bus Service Ltd.

Categories Offered:

  • Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 2 - (2a) Northumberland | (2d) Hastings | (2f) Prince Edward
  • Zone 8 - (8a) Lennox and Addington | (8b) Frontenac | (8c) Leeds and Grenville | (8d) Lanark
Century Transportation Ltd.
Steve Collins
Regional Director, Eastern Canada
(705) 748-6301
Find out more about Century Transportation Ltd.

Categories Offered:

  • Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)
  • Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 1 - (1a) Toronto | (1b) York | (1c) Durham | (1d) Peel | (1e) Halton | (1f) Dufferin
  • Zone 4 - (4c) Waterloo | (4d) Huron | (4e) Wellington
  • Zone 11 - (11a) Thunder Bay
Great Canadian Coaches Inc.
Caroline Ravazzolo
Operations Manager
(519) 896-8687 ext. 235
Find out more about Great Canadian Coaches Inc.

Categories Offered:

  • Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 1 - (1a) Toronto | (1b) York | (1c) Durham | (1d) Peel | (1e) Halton | (1f) Dufferin
  • Zone 3 - (3a) Niagara | (3b) Haldimand | (3c) Norfolk | (3d) Hamilton | (3e) Brant
  • Zone 4 - (4a) Oxford | (4b) Perth | (4c) Waterloo | (4d) Huron | (4e) Wellington
  • Zone 5 - (5a) Simcoe
  • Zone 6 - (6a) Essex | (6b) Chatham-Kent | (6c) Lambton | (6d) Middlesex | (6e) Elgin
  • Zone 9 - (9a) Bruce | (9b) Grey
Hammond Transportation Ltd.
Gregory A. Hammond
CEO
(705) 645-5431 ext. 29
Find out more about Hammond Transportation Ltd.

Categories Offered:

  • Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)
  • Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 2 - (2e) Haliburton
  • Zone 5 - (5a) Simcoe | (5b) Muskoka
  • Zone 10 - (10b) Parry Sound
Pacific Western Transportation Ltd.
John Stepovy
Director of Business Development
(780) 425-9451 ext. 332

Categories Offered:

  • Category A - Highway Motor Coach Transportation Services (Full size and Mini Coaches)
  • Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 1 - Toronto and Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga, Brampton, North to Orangeville, East to Oshawa, West to Milton/ Georgetown, and, Oakville
  • Zone 3 - Burlington, Hamilton, St. Catharine’s, Welland, and, Niagara
Stock Transportation Ltd.
Patty Pattison
Director of Sales
(647) 327-5665
Find out more about Stock Transportation Ltd.

Categories Offered:

  • Category B – Bus Transportation Services (Activity and Yellow Bus)

Zones Supplied:

  • Zone 1 - (1a) Toronto | (1b) York | (1c) Durham | (1d) Peel | (1e) Halton | (1f) Dufferin
  • Zone 2 - (2f) Prince Edward
  • Zone 4 - (4c) Waterloo | (4e) Wellington
  • Zone 10 - (10a) Nipissing | (10c) Sudbury | (10f) Timiskaming