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April 25, 2023

Request for Quotations – Internet Services

The U.S. Embassy in Zimbabwe Requests for Quotations (RFQ) for internet services.

If you would like to submit a quotation, follow the instructions in Section 3 of the solicitation, complete the required portions of the attached document, and submit it to the address shown on the Standard Form 1449 that follows this letter.

We intend to award a contract/purchase order based on initial quotations, without holding discussions, although we may hold discussions with companies in the competitive range if there is a need to do so.

The Embassy intends to conduct a pre-quotation conference at the site, The pre-proposal conference will be held on the 28th of April 2023 at 10:00am at the U.S. Embassy Harare, 2 Lorraine Drive Bluffhill, Harare. Prospective offerors/quoters should contact HarareGSOProcurement@state.gov by 4:30pm on the 26th of April 2023 for additional information or to arrange entry to the building.

Quotations are due by 4:30pm on or before the 9th of May 2023. No quotations will be accepted after this time. Proposals must be in English and incomplete proposals will not be accepted.

Your quotation must be submitted electronically to HarareGSOProcurement@state.gov. It is important to make sure the submission is made in specific size and format; in MS-Word 2007/2010 or MS-Excel 2007/2010 or Adobe Acrobat (pdf) file format. The file size must not exceed 30MB. If the file size should exceed the 30MB, the submission must be made in separate files and attached to separate emails with less than 30MB each.

In order for a quotation to be considered, you must also complete and submit the following:

1. SF-1449
2. Section I, Pricing
3. Section 5 Representations and Certifications
4. Additional information as required in Section 3
5. Proof of SAM Registration
SCRM Questionnaire and C-SCRM Software Producer Attestation Form

Offerors shall be registered in the SAM (System for Award Management) database at https://www.sam.gov prior to submittal of their offer/proposal as prescribed under FAR 4.1102. Failure to be registered at time of proposal submission may deem the offeror’s proposal to be considered non-responsible and no further consideration will be given. Therefore, offerors are highly encouraged to register immediately if they are interested in submitting a response to this requirement.


1. Solicitation #19Z11523Q007 (DIN)

Download reference documents below:

Solicitation letter.

Questionnaire and software attestation form.



2. Solicitation #19Z11523Q0008 (Backup internet)

Download reference documents below.

Solicitation letter.

Questionnaire and software attestation form.