Welcome to the Incident Procurement website serving our interagency partners and current or potential vendors. Please click on one of the tab links provided above so we can help you find what you are looking for.
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Below is a list of links to key information for Vendors.
Announcements to Vendors.
Lists current announcements that affect Vendors who are using the VIPR Vendor Solution.
Forest Service Incident Procurement VIPR Web site.
Provides incident procurement information and tools to all current and potential Vendors—not just Vendors who will use VIPR.
VIPR Vendor Application
Provides key information about the vendor application, as well as login access to the application.
Data Universal Number System (DUNS).
Provides instructions for registering for a DUNS number, which is required by the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR 52.204-6) and you must have this before registering in the SAM.
System for Award Management (SAM).
Provides instructions for registering with SAM.
beta.SAM Web site.
Lists the VIPR I-BPA competitive solicitation opportunities.
Contractor Quick Start Guide for beta.SAM.gov: Finding Opportunities
Assists contractors using FBO.gov with their transition to beta.SAM.gov. This document will provide an overview of searching for contract opportunities, following contract opportunities and signing up for an Interested Vendor List.
Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs).
Local resource available that can provide assistance to business firms in marketing products and services to the Federal, state, and local governments at no or nominal cost.
Interagency Incident Applications Helpdesk
Provides support for VIPR and other incident related applications.