Basis of Selection - Minimum Point Rating

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Item Information

Revision History

Date Status ID Title
2007-05-25 Active A0034T Basis of Selection - Minimum Point Rating (2007-05-25) A0034T
2006-06-16 Superseded A0034T ARCHIVED: Basis of Selection - Minimum Point Rating (2006-06-16) A0034T
1995-03-31 Superseded A0034T ARCHIVED: Basis of Selection (1995-03-31) A0034T
1992-01-31 Superseded A0034T ARCHIVED: Basis of Selection (1992-01-31) A0034T

Remarks – Recommended Use of SACC Item

Use the following clause when the bid solicitation contains mandatory and point-rated technical evaluation criteria, and the basis of selection will be the responsive bid with the lowest evaluated price.

Do not use for low dollar value requirements if the 2T-LDV1 template is used.

Contracting officers must complete and insert in 1.(c) one of the following options:

  • Option 1: "obtain the required minimum of _____ (insert minimum percentage) percent overall of the points for the technical evaluation criteria which are subject to point rating. The rating is performed on a scale of _____ (insert the total number of points available) points."
  • Option 2: "obtain the required minimum of _____ (insert minimum number of points) points overall for the technical evaluation criteria which are subject to point rating. The rating is performed on a scale of _____ (insert the total number of points available) points."
  • Option 3: "obtain the required minimum points for the technical evaluation criteria which are subject to point rating."

Legal text for SACC item

  1. To be declared responsive, a bid must:
    1. comply with all the requirements of the bid solicitation; and
    2. meet all mandatory technical evaluation criteria; and
    3. ________ (contracting officers are to insert one of the options provided under the remarks section above).
  2. Bids not meeting (a) or (b) or (c) will be declared non-responsive. The responsive bid with the lowest evaluated price will be recommended for award of a contract.