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:
August 9, 2021 – Solicitation Notice – 19N06021Q0016 – Snow Removal Services
The Embassy of the United States of America Oslo intends to issue a request for quotations for snow removal services.
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 October 5, 2021. The closing date for submission of bids for this requirement is October 20, 2021 @ 14:00 local time.
Interested parties should contact OsloProcurement@state.gov to request a copy of the solicitation package. Companies should provide the following details when requesting the solicitation package:
- • Name and address of company
- • Name of requestor and title
- • Contact details – email address and phone numbers
Instructions for submission of proposal will be stated in the request for quotation.
All contractors must be registered in the SAM (System for Award Management) Database www.sam.gov prior to contract award pursuant to FAR provision 52.204-7. Therefore, prospective offerors are encouraged to begin their registration process prior to the submittal of quotations/proposals.