To All State Agencies, Public Authorities, Commissions, Public Benefit Corporations or Political Subdivisions of the State of New York:
The List of Preferred Source Offerings (the “List”) has been updated to reflect the addition of new services, and other changes relevant to the Authorized Users of NYS contracts. This bulletin is a summary of updates and changes made to the List following the April 18, 2018 meeting of the NY State Procurement Council.
The List is located at: http://www.ogs.ny.gov/procurecounc/pdfdoc/pslist.pdf.
Updates to the List of Preferred Source Offerings-General
OGS has updated the List of Preferred Source Offerings.
Updates to Section D of the List of Preferred Source Offerings
The NYS Procurement Council approved 3 definitions for Temporary Personnel at the April 18, 2018 meeting: Temporary Personnel – Bindery Workers, Temporary Personnel – Test Monitors and Proctors, and Temporary Personnel – Transportation Field Work. A summary of the definitions has been added to Section D. Find the complete definitions in the General Resources section at: https://nyspro.ogs.ny.gov/content/buying-preferred-source-0
Updates to the Electronic Services Application (ESA) for Preferred Source Services
OGS has revised the Preferred Source Electronic Services Application Forms 1-4. The ESA Forms and How to Use guide are available in the General Resources section at: https://nyspro.ogs.ny.gov/content/buying-preferred-source-0
OGS remains committed to the Preferred Source program. We look forward to continued cooperation to ensure opportunities are provided to individuals who are blind and to the severely disabled in compliance with State Finance Law. If you have any questions, please contact the OGS Preferred Sources Team at: [email protected].