What size standard applies in an unrestricted procurement for Certificate of Competency purposes?
For the purpose of receiving a Certificate of Competency in an unrestricted procurement, the applicable size standard is that corresponding to the NAICS code set forth in the solicitation. For a manufactured product, a concern must also furnish a domestically produced or manufactured product, regardless of the size status of the product manufacturer. The offeror need not be the manufacturer of any of the items acquired.
[61 FR 3286, Jan. 31, 1996, as amended at 65 FR 30863, May 15, 2000]