Program Support Center | Acquisition Management Services

News—Service Director's Corner

First Quarter, FY 2018 - Issue 1


PSC Continues to Improve the Customer Experience

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Earl Pinto, Director, Acquisition Management Services, PSC

Communication! Communication! Communication!

In fiscal year (FY) 2017, Program Support Center (PSC) made the following a priority in order to enhance the customer experience:

What Does Success Look Like?


New Fiscal Year 2018 Acquisition Deadlines

To ensure timely awards by Fiscal Year end, the Acquisition Management Service has established the following Fiscal Year 2018 deadlines for receipt of properly completed and approved acquisition requirements package:

March 16, 2018 – All Competitive Contracts with a total value estimated at $5,000,000 or more (inclusive of options)
April 6, 2018 – All Competitive Contracts with a total value estimated under $5,000,000 (inclusive of options)
June 1, 2018 – All Competitive Task/Delivery Orders.
June 15, 2018 – All Non-Competitive Contracts, Non-competitive Task/Delivery Orders and Modifications
July 6, 2018 – Simplified Acquisitions estimated between $25,001 and $150,000 (including all options)
July 13, 2018 – Contract Options that need to be exercised by September 30 (assumes a 60-day notice period)
August 10, 2018 – Simplified Acquisitions estimated between $3,501 and $25,000 (including all options)
August 31, 2018 – Micro-purchases of $3,500 or less which cannot be bought using a purchase card