Doing business with the U.S. Embassy
Welcome to the Procurement Section of the General Services Office. On this page you will be able to find solicitations issued by the Embassy of the United States of America in Oslo for the acquisition of commodities and/or services.
The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) at FAR 4.11 requires all contractors to be registered in SAM (System for Award Management) database prior to award of a contract for those actions at or above $30,000, which are awarded to foreign vendors for work performed outside the United States.
How to register in SAM:
- SAM Registration Getting Started (PDF – 36 KB)
- Video: SAM Registering New Entities in SAM for Government Contracts
- SAM Quick Guide for Contract Registration (PDF – 77 KB)
More Government Business Opportunities:
More Federal government business opportunities may also be found at the General Service Administration’s BETA. SAM.GOVs (formerly fedbizops.gov) website.
Current Contract Solicitations:
May 9, 2022 – Solicitation Notice – 19N06022Q0020 – Generator Preventative Maintenance Contract
The Embassy of the United States of America Oslo intends to issue a request for quotations for Generator Preventive Maintenance.
Only companies specializing in this field with valid permits should request a solicitation package.
The issuance of the solicitation package is anticipated to be on May 25, 2022 at 14:00.
Interested parties should contact Oslo Procurement to request a copy of the solicitation package no later than May 25, 2022 at 14:00 (noon local time). Any request made after 12pm (noon local time) May 25, 2022 cannot be accepted. You may request the package via the following link: https://forms.office.com/g/7JJbGfu7fh
SAM Registration – It is compulsory for all companies doing business with the U.S. Government valued over $30,000 to register on a website called “SAM – System for Award Management”. www.sam.gov. The website compiles standard information such as company legal name, street address, contact information, and what kind of goods and services it offers. To register in SAM, a DUNS number and a NCAGE code are required. If you do not have this information, it must be obtained before registering. There is no cost involved, either in obtaining the numbers or registering in SAM. Interested parties need to register their business in SAM prior to the U.S. Government finalizing an award to the successful bidder.