THIS IS A SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE ONLY FOR MANCHESTER VAMC SATELITE LOCATIONS: 36C24121Q0858
This announcement is seeking information from the industry, which will be used for preliminary planning purposes for an open market procurement. No proposals are being requested or accepted with this synopsis.
THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR PROPOSALS AND NO CONTRACT SHALL BE AWARDED FROM THIS SOURCES SOUGHT. THIS IS STRICTLY MARKET RESEARCH.
The purpose of this sources sought is to gain knowledge of interest, capabilities, and qualifications of various members of industry, who have the capabilities to provide janitorial services according to the POW involved.
All contractors with interest meeting the requirements identified in this notice should submit the attached area of consideration (Business Size Socioeconomic Status) with their response: The applicable NAICS and FSC/PSC code is (561720 / S201). This notice is published to conduct market research to determine if there will be a set aside for the request for quote.
All interested firms must be registered in SAM (System for Award Management) to be eligible for award of Government contracts. Interested parties responding to this sources-sought request shall submit the following information at a minimum:
(1) company name and address point of contact with phone number, and DUNS number.
(2) documentation relating to capability of performance for servicing the equipment listed to include references with current point of contact and phone number);
(3) socio-economic status to identify business class as being a large business, SDVOSB, VOSB, small business, Woman Owned, etc.
(4) completed Area of Consideration form; and
(5) any other pertinent company documentation, prior to submission of offers to a solicitation.

Any SD/VOSB firms responding to this Sources Sought Notice must also provide proof of registration in the VA VetBiz, prior to submission of offers to a solicitation.
The response date to this Sources Sought notice is September 27th, 2021 at 3:00pm EST:
This market research is for informational and planning purposes. This is not a solicitation and does not obligate the Government to issue a solicitation. Please be advised the Government will not pay any costs for responses and information submitted. All submissions are acceptable via Gail.Grundy@va.gov.
RESULTS INFORMATION: Respondents will not be notified of the results and it is at the discretion of the government to utilize results. Firms responding to this Sources Sought announcement, who fail to provide ALL the required information requested, will not be used to help the Government make the acquisition decision, which is the intent of this sources sought announcement. The official notice will be issued on https://beta.sam.