Can the company be a self Certified Disabled Veteran owned Small Bus Business Direct Award firm?
Is there a dollar Threshold for direct sward? If so what is it?
FAR 19.1403 says an SDVOSB can self-certify their status to the contracting officer. FAR 19.1406 contains procedures for sole source awards to SDVOSBs along with the dollar thresholds. There is nothing in the FAR about a "Direct Award" to a SDVOSB. FAR 19.8 contains procedures for 8(a) Direct Awards.
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If you work for the Veterans Administration, go to the VAAR for additional information. VAAR 819.7007 discusses soles source awards to SDVOSBs. VAAR 819.7003 discusses eligibility of a SDVOSB and (VAAR 819.7003(B)(2) states that their status must be verified for eligibility in the VIP database.