Pre-Solicitation Notice for Painting Services

Procurement Mission UK

The American Embassy London intends to issue a solicitation (RFQ = Request for Quote) for painting services to decorate US Government Owned and Short Term Leased properties within the London area.

The services will include the protection of floors & furniture, preparation of ceilings, walls, woodwork and metalwork and the painting of ceilings, walls, woodwork and metalwork.

Please note this RFQ is not ready to be issued as of this date. Interested parties should contact GSO Procurement at the following email address: in order to receive the RFQ package when it is issued.

Only companies specializing in this field should apply for a solicitation package and present proof of their qualifications and previous appropriate work.

This advert can be downloaded here as a PDF (1-page, PDF).

Solicitation Number              19UK5619Q0035
Advert Closing Date              COB (17:30 GMT) on 1 March 2019


Registration in SAM

System for Award Management

It is now 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” at 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 will have to be obtained before registering. There is no cost involved, neither in obtaining the numbers, nor registering in SAM.

Interested parties are strongly encourage you to register their business as soon as possible to avoid any delay in making an award to the successful bidder. Please note individuals are exempt from SAM registration.

Further information as to how to register in SAM can also be obtained on request from