To: Management Council Members, VP’s of Finance, Business Managers, and all eVA end users
From: Shared Services Center
Reason: Revisions to APSPM effective immediately
Date: July 8, 2019
Department of General Services (DGS), Division of Purchasing and Supplies (DPS) has issued revisions to the Agency Procurement and Surplus Property Manual (APSPM). This Procurement Information Memoranda (PIM) contains many changes that the Shared Services Procurement team encourages you to review via the link on the eVA home page. We would like to highlight the following changes effective immediately:
1) The entry level for competition has been raised from $5,000 to $10,000. Please note that the micro vendor sourcing requirements have remained the same.
2) Exemptions from VCE no longer require DGS approval.
3) Sole Source is not required for purchases up to $10,000.
If you have additional questions, please contact the SSC Help Center 877-340-5577 or help.