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Part Number: 3437

Department of Education Acquisition Regulation

Subpart 3437.6—Performance-Based Acquisition

Subpart 3437.6—Performance-Based Acquisition

3437.601 General.

It is the Department's policy that all new service contracts be performance-based, with clearly defined deliverable and performance standards. Any deviations from this policy must be fully justified in writing and approved by the HCA.

3437.670 Contract type.

Award-term contracting may be used for performance-based contracts and task orders that provide opportunities for significant improvements and benefits to the Department. Use of award-term contracting must be approved in advance by the HCA.