gsa schedule listAn Introduction To GSA Contracts (or GSA Schedules)

The GSA Schedule Contract is a means that is utilized to offer to the United States federal government. Companies, not for profit companies, and universities can acquire a GSA Schedule Contract to offer service or products to federal government consumers. GSA Contracts consist of already negotiated prices, terms, and conditions which simplify the federal government sales procedure. While GSA Contracts are mainly utilized to offer to federal firms, in particular cases they can likewise be utilized to offer to state and city government.

Exactly What Is A GSA Schedule Contract?

The GSA Schedule Contract is frequently described by various titles. When you are attempting to comprehend exactly what the GSA Schedule Contract is it can be confusing since it is known by many names. Learn exactly what is a gsa contract here. All of the terms outlined below could be used when talking about the GSA Schedule Contract:

  • General Services Administration (GSA) Contract
  • General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule
  • General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule Contract
  • General Services Administration (GSA) Schedules Program
  • Federal Supply Schedule (FSS)
  • Federal Acquisition Service (FAS)
  • Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) Program
  • General Services Administration (GSA) Number
  • General Services Administration (GSA) List
  • General Services Administration (GSA) Approved

Should Your Company Obtain a GSA Schedule Contract?

Whether your business needs to get a GSA Schedule Contract is not a basic concern. Similar to any significant business choice, the response depends on marketing research. If your business is wanting to broaden into the general public sector, a GSA Schedule Contract can be an important tool. Below are a few of the advantages of having a GSA Contract.

  1. Government-Wide – Might be utilized throughout companies. GSA Contracts might be utilized by any federal government company from Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security, to Federal Emergency Management Agency and the United States Department of Energy.
  2. Indefinite Delivery/Quantity — Open-ended, No set quantity. While the regard to the agreement is repaired, the deliverables are not. With regard to a GSA Contract, any government client can purchase an unrestricted quantity of service or products.
  3. Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) — More than just one business can get the agreement. A business can apply to get a GSA Contract any time and there is no cap on the variety of business that could be granted an agreement.
  4. More than $$32,000,000,000 in Sales Every Year.
  5. It Lowers the Pool of Competitors.
  6. It Enables a Reduced, Simplified Sales Process.
  7. It Offers a Competitive Advantage in the Government marketplace.
  8. It Could be Applied by Each of the Government Agencies and in many cases, State & Local Government Purchasers.

Are you confused about what the advantage is for certain GSA Schedules or why you should have them? Below is a list of all active GSA Schedules. Call us today and we will walk you through a detailed tour of the specific opportunity available to your company with GSA Schedule contracts.

Schedule Description
84 TOTAL SOLUTIONS FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT, SECURITY, FACILITIES MANAGEMENT, FIRE, RESCUE, CLOTHING, MARINE CRAFT AND EMERGENCY/DISASTER RESPONSEThe Local Preparedness Acquisition Act, signed June 26, 2008, authorizes state and local governments to purchase from GSA alarm and signal systems, facility management systems, firefighting and rescue equipment, law enforcement and security equipment, marine craft and related equipment, special purpose clothing, and related services.
03FAC FACILITIES MAINTENANCE AND MANAGEMENTGSA offers a vast array of innovative, customer-focused facilities products and services. Facilities Maintenance and Management, Schedule number 03FAC, is a Multiple Award Schedule that provides federal agencies a streamlined procurement device to acquire all of the services necessary to maintain and manage a facility.Click here to view Comprehensive Professional Energy Services
23 V AUTOMOTIVE SUPERSTOREGSA purchases many types of new vehicles and vehicle related products for government agencies and DoD. Use AutoChoice to purchase: Alternative fuel vehicles; Ambulances; Buses; Light trucks; Light trucks – vocational; Medium and heavy trucks; Sedans; Wheelchair vans; Wreckers and carriers.When using this schedule, you can access vendors directly to place an order for vehicles or accessories or you can contact GSA to place the order on your behalf! More information on these options is available through our CARS line at 703-605-CARS (2277). The following vehicles and accessories are available under GSA Schedule: Aerial Devices and Digger/Derricks; Construction Equipment, Road and Snow Maintenance; Fire Trucks; Low Speed Vehicles (Gas or Electric); Mobile Command Centers; Remanufactured Engines; Snow Maintenance Equipment; Tankers; Tires; Trailers; Trash Collectors and Recycling Vehicles; Truck Bodies; and Vehicle Accessories and Equipment.
36 THE OFFICE, IMAGING AND DOCUMENT SOLUTION
48 TRANSPORTATION, DELIVERY AND RELOCATION SOLUTIONS
Click here to view GSA BPAs for Domestic Delivery Services
51 V HARDWARE SUPERSTOREIncludes Household and Office Appliances; Commercial Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants and Lubricants; Hardware Store Catalog and Store Front; Lawn and Garden Equipment, Machinery and Implements; Rental and Leasing (as pertains to products offered under this schedule); Tools, Tool Kits, Tool Boxes; Woodworking and Metal Working Machinery; All Parts and Accessories Related to Products Offered Under This Schedule.
520 FINANCIAL AND BUSINESS SOLUTIONS (FABS)This Multiple Award Schedule provides Federal agencies with direct access to commercial experts that can thoroughly address the needs of the Federal financial community. FABS not only gives you access to a multitude of professional financial services, but also provides you with the ability to customize the services to meet your specific needs. The FABS schedule allows for choice, flexibility, ease-of-use and access to quality firms in the financial arena.
Click here to view GSA BPAs for Credit Monitoring Services and Independent Risk Analysis Services
541 ADVERTISING & INTEGRATED MARKETING SOLUTIONS (AIMS)
56 BUILDINGS AND BUILDING MATERIALS/INDUSTRIAL SERVICES AND SUPPLIESThis Schedule provides a full range of commercial products and services covering such areas as buildings and building materials/industrial services and supplies. In addition, this program offers energy saving building supplies, alternative energy solutions, and related services.
58 I PROFESSIONAL AUDIO/VIDEO TELEMETRY/TRACKING, RECORDING/REPRODUCING AND SIGNAL DATA SOLUTIONS
599 TRAVEL SERVICES SOLUTIONS
Click here to view GSA BPAs for Emergency Lodging Services
621 I PROFESSIONAL AND ALLIED HEALTHCARE STAFFING SERVICES
621 II MEDICAL LABORATORY TESTING AND ANALYSIS SERVICES
65 I B PHARMACEUTICALS AND DRUGSIncludes Antiseptic Liquid Skin Cleansing Detergents and Soaps, Dispensers and Accessories.
65 II A MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES
65 II C DENTAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES
65 II F PATIENT MOBILITY DEVICESIncludes Wheelchairs, scooters, walkers.
65 V A X-RAY EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIESIncludes medical and dental x-ray film.
65 VII INVITRO DIAGNOSTICS, REAGENTS, TEST KITS AND TEST SETS
66 SCIENTIFIC EQUIPMENT AND SERVICESTest and Measurement Equipment, Unmanned Scientific Vehicles; Laboratory Instruments, Furnishings and LIMS; Geophysical and Environmental Analysis Equipment; and Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, and Geophysical Testing Services
66 III CLINICAL ANALYZERS, LABORATORY, COST-PER-TEST
67 PHOTOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT – CAMERAS, PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINTERS AND RELATED SUPPLIES & SERVICES (DIGITAL AND FILM-BASED)
70 GENERAL PURPOSE COMMERCIAL INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, AND SERVICESPursuant to Section 211 of the e-Gov Act of 2002, Cooperative Purchasing provides authorized State and local government entities access to information technology items offered through GSA’s Schedule 70 and the Corporate contracts for associated special item numbers. Contracts with the COOP PURC icon indicate that authorized state and local government entities may procure from that contract.
71 FURNITURE
71 II K COMPREHENSIVE FURNITURE MANAGEMENT SERVICES (CFMS)
72 FURNISHING AND FLOOR COVERINGS
73 FOOD SERVICE, HOSPITALITY, CLEANING EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES, CHEMICALS AND SERVICESoffers a variety of cleaning equipment and accessories, and cleaning products for daily cleaning – products that keep facilities clean in an environmentally friendly manner. Housing Managers and Facility Managers will enjoy the full range of Hospitality Solutions under this Schedule. In addition, all food service needs from eating utensils to an entire custom designed food court kiosk concept that supports new branding initiatives are available.
736 TEMPORARY ADMINISTRATIVE AND PROFESSIONAL STAFFING (TAPS)Temporary Administrative and Professional Staffing Services
738 II LANGUAGE SERVICESGSA’s Language Services Schedule facilitates access to commercial providers of linguists who can supply an array of Language Services, including Translation Services, Interpretation Services, Sign Language and Title III work, and Training Services. For more on Language Services, click here.
738 X HUMAN RESOURCES & EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY SERVICES
75 OFFICE PRODUCTS/SUPPLIES AND SERVICES AND NEW PRODUCTS/TECHNOLOGYIncludes Videotapes, Audiotapes, Tape Cartridges, Diskettes/Optical Disks, Disk Packs, Disk Cartridges, Anti-Glare Screens, Cleaning Equipment & Supplies, Ergonomic Devices, Next Day Desktop Delivery of Office Supplies, and Restroom Products such as Roll Toilet Tissue Dispensers, Toilet Tissue, Paper Towels, Toilet Seat Covers, Facial Tissues, and Soaps for Restroom Dispensers.
751 LEASING OF AUTOMOBILES AND LIGHT TRUCKS
76 PUBLICATION MEDIA
78 SPORTS, PROMOTIONAL, OUTDOOR, RECREATION, TROPHIES AND SIGNS (SPORTS)Sports equipment and supplies, fitness equipment, sounds of music, child’s play, sports clothing and accessories, safety zone products, camping and hiking equipment, park and playground equipment, wheel and track vehicles, recreational watercraft, flags, awards, trophies, presentations, promotional products, briefcases and carrying cases, trade show displays and exhibit systems and all related products and service.
81 I B SHIPPING, PACKAGING AND PACKING SUPPLIESBags, Sacks, Cartons, Crates, Packaging And Packing Bulk Material
871 PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SERVICES
874 MISSION ORIENTED BUSINESS INTEGRATED SERVICES (MOBIS)NOTE: Schedule 69, TRAINING AIDS & DEVICES INSTRUCTOR-LED TRAINING; COURSE DEVELOPMENT; TEST ADMINISTRATION has been incorporated in SINS 4,5,8&9Click here to view government-wide Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) for Performance Management/Continuous Process Improvement Services
874 V LOGISTICS WORLDWIDE (LOGWORLD)
899 ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES