Change Number: AFFARS Change 7/1/2022
Effective Date: 07/01/2022


5301.101 Purpose

The Air Force Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (AFFARS) establishes uniform policies and procedures for the Air Force implementing and supplementing the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), the Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), and other Department of Defense publications concerning contracting. AFFARS Mandatory Procedures (MP) and Procedures, Guidance, and Information (PGI) are companion resources arranged by parts, which correspond to the relevant FAR parts. Supplements to the AFFARS and MPs are prohibited.

5301.105-1 Publication and Code Arrangement

(a)(S-90) The AFFARS is published on .

5301.170 Peer Reviews

(a) DPC Peer Reviews.

(2) To facilitate planning for and execution of DoD Peer Reviews (see DFARS 201.170 for applicable competitive and noncompetitive thresholds) and clearances by the DAS(C)/ADAS(C) (see 5301.9001 Policy, Thresholds, and Approvals), the SCO must ensure the rolling forecast data is current in the reporting tool as of the 15th of March, June, September, and December each year. SAF/AQC will submit the consolidated Peer Review forecast to OUSD(A&S)/DPC at the end of each quarter. When DoD Peer Review is required, follow the procedures in MP5301.9001 (i)(1)(i)- Business Clearance Approval by the DAS(C)/ADAS(C)(a)(1)(i)(A)(2)(g).

(b) Component Peer Reviews. Pre-award peer reviews of solicitations for competitive procurements and pre-award peer reviews for non-competitive procurements not subject to the requirements of DFARS 201.170(a)(1)(i) or (ii) must be accomplished by complying with the clearance requirements in Subpart 5301.90 - CLEARANCE.