Cage code updating
The SAM registration will notify registered users 15 days, 30 days, and 60 days prior to expiration.
Procurement officers recommend that a business renew its SAM registration 1 to 2 months in advance, to avoid any inconsistencies or complications.
Companies who let their SAM Registration expire will also lose their CAGE Codes.
The Defense Logistics Agency decided in 2016 to tie a company’s CAGE Code to its SAM Registration.
Companies that register in the System for Award Management (SAM) will be assigned a Commercial And Government Entity (CAGE) Code.
If there are any errors or incorrect data entered into the legacy systems, those errors will at best be migrated into SAM and, at worst, may complicate the migration process.
Contractors and vendors can register, file representations and certifications, and search for contracting opportunities from one location.
A contractor enters information once, which reduces the risk of duplicating or entering conflicting information.
is the government’s system for contractors interested in completing a SAM Registration.
Contractors submit their information on their own, but the government does not tell them if they need to submit supplemental information in order to become registered.