Pre-Solicitation Notice for UK Public Opinion Polling

Procurement Mission UK

The American Embassy London intends to issue a solicitation (RFQ = Request for Quote) for to commission a series of polls over a period of 12 months on UK perceptions of the United States, the U.S.-UK relationship, and American foreign policy.

Only companies specializing in this field should apply for a solicitation package.

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:  no later than 1700hrs on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 in order to receive the RFQ package when it is issued.

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

Solicitation Number                SUK56020Q0075
Advert Closing Date               17:30 BST on 15 July 2020


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