General Services Office

Purchases

To carry out its operations in Argentina, the U.S. Embassy often procures supplies and services from local contractors and suppliers.

The Embassy is interested in hearing from vendors. Please, send your information to BNS-Procurement@state.gov

EFT Forms:
Argentine Vendors (Peso account)
U.S. Vendors

List of current bids:

Product/Service Closing date

Solicitation Number: 19AR2019R0003

Synopsis
Please note this solicitation is not ready to be issued as of this date. The Embassy of the United States in Argentina will launch the solicitation on the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website when it is available, which can be accessed here.

The requirement is for providing health insurance services to the Locally Employed staff of the U.S. Mission. The estimated number of employees is 250 and 290 family members. Please note that these are only estimated quantities.

The anticipated performance period is for a base year, with two one-year option periods, if exercised by the Government. All responsible sources may submit a quotation which will be considered.

The Government intends to award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the lowest priced technically acceptable offeror who is a responsible contractor. The Government may award the contract based on the initial offer without discussion. The resultant contract will be a firm fixed price type contract.

The Government is planning a pre-quotation conference and the date for this conference will be in the solicitation.

All contractors have to be registered in the SAM (System for Award Management) Database  prior to contract award pursuant to FAR provision 52.204-7. Therefore prospective offerors are encouraged to register prior to the submittal of quotations/proposals.

The guidelines for registration in SAM are also available here

Electronic Submission/Responses:
No electronic offers will be accepted. Please mail your offer to the contracting office listed in this notice prior to the response date and time.

 

 

 

General Services Office
Procurement Unit
Av. Colombia 4300
C1425GMN – Buenos Aires
Argentina