ADS Reference 302saw

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Simplified Acquisition Guide

Additional Help for ADS 302

Partial Revision Date: 06/25/2018
Responsible Office: M/OAA/P
File Name: 302saw_062518


Simplified Acquisition Procedures (SAP) are contracting methods designed to streamline the acquisition process. The benefits include less paperwork and lower costs for both the contractor and the Government. FAR 13.003(a) states, “Agencies shall use simplified acquisition procedures to the maximum extent practicable for all purchases of supplies or services not exceeding the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT).”