Financial Services

Vendor Payment Changes - Effective September 1, 2015

August 13, 2015

As we increase our efforts to improve financial controls and transparency of financial processes, we continue to phase out vendors who accept a Western speed code as a form of payment for goods and/or services.

Effective September 1, 2015 the following vendors will no longer accept a Western speed code as a form of payment:

Moving forward, payment to these vendors can be made using a purchase order, standing order or with your Western issued p-card.

Changes for the following vendors went into effect August 1, 2015 (read full article);

In addition, changes to payment methods for Enterprise/National Car Rental and Canadian Tire went into effect on May 1, 2015 (read full article).

Please direct any questions on this process change to Procurement Services at