FAR 52.225-25 Prohibition on Contracting with Entities Engaging in Certain Activities or Transactions Relating to Iran—Representation and Certifications. Basic (Aug 2018)

As prescribed at 25.1103(e), the contracting officer shall include in all solicitations the provision at 52.225-25, Prohibition on Contracting with Entities Engaging in Certain Activities or Transactions Relating to Iran-Representation and Certifications.

Prohibition on Contracting with Entities Engaging in Certain Activities or Transactions Relating to Iran—Representation and Certifications (Aug 2018)

(a) Definitions. As used in this provision—


    (1) Means—

        (i) A natural person;

        (ii) A corporation, business association, partnership, society, trust, financial institution, insurer, underwriter, guarantor, and any other business organization, any other nongovernmental entity, organization, or group, and any governmental entity operating as a business enterprise; and

        (iii) Any successor to any entity described in paragraph (1)(ii) of this definition; and

    (2) Does not include a government or governmental entity that is not operating as a business enterprise.

“Sensitive technology”—

    (1) Means hardware, software, telecommunications equipment, or any other technology that is to be used specifically—

        (i) To restrict the free flow of unbiased information in Iran; or

        (ii) To disrupt, monitor, or otherwise restrict speech of the people of Iran; and

    (2) Does not include information or informational materials the export of which the President does not have the authority to regulate or prohibit pursuant to section 203(b)(3) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)).

(b) The offeror shall e-mail questions concerning sensitive technology to the Department of State at CISADA106@state.gov.

(c) Except as provided in paragraph (d) of this provision or if a waiver has been granted in accordance with 25.703-4, by submission of its offer, the offeror—

    (1) Represents, to the best of its knowledge and belief, that the offeror does not export any sensitive technology to the government of Iran or any entities or individuals owned or controlled by, or acting on behalf or at the direction of, the government of Iran;

    (2) Certifies that the offeror, or any person owned or controlled by the offeror, does not engage in any activities for which sanctions may be imposed under section 5 of the Iran Sanctions Act. These sanctioned activities are in the areas of development of the petroleum resources of Iran, production of refined petroleum products in Iran, sale and provision of refined petroleum products to Iran, and contributing to Iran's ability to acquire or develop certain weapons or technologies; and

    (3) Certifies that the offeror, and any person owned or controlled by the offeror, does not knowingly engage in any transaction that exceeds $3,500 with Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps or any of its officials, agents, or affiliates, the property and interests in property of which are blocked pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (see OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List at https://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/SDN-List/Pages/default.aspx).

(d) Exception for trade agreements. The representation requirement of paragraph (c)(1) and the certification requirements of paragraphs (c)(2) and (c)(3) of this provision do not apply if—

    (1) This solicitation includes a trade agreements notice or certification (e.g., 52.225-4, 52.225-6, 52.225-12, 52.225-24, or comparable agency provision); and

    (2) The offeror has certified that all the offered products to be supplied are designated country end products or designated country construction material.

(End of provision)


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52.212-3 Offeror Representations and Certifications—Commercial Items.

52.225-1 Buy American—Supplies

52.225-11 Buy American—Construction Materials under Trade Agreements.

52.225-21 Required Use of American Iron, Steel, and Manufactured Goods—Buy American Statute—Construction Materials.

52.225-23 Required Use of American Iron, Steel, and Manufactured Goods-Buy American Statute-Construction Materials under Trade Agreements.

52.225-3 Buy American—Free Trade Agreements-Israeli Trade Act.

52.225-5 Trade Agreements.

52.225-7 Waiver of Buy American Statute for Civil Aircraft and Related Articles.

52.225-8 Duty-Free Entry.

52.225-9 Buy American—Construction Materials.

52.247-36 F.a.s. Vessel, Port of Shipment.

52.247-37 F.o.b. Vessel, Port of Shipment.

52.247-38 F.o.b. Inland Carrier, Point of Exportation.

52.247-39 F.o.b. Inland Point, Country of Importation.

52.247-40 Ex Dock, Pier, or Warehouse, Port of Importation.

52.247-41 C.&F. Destination.

52.247-42 C.i.f. Destination.

52.247-43 F.o.b. Designated Air Carrier’s Terminal, Point of Exportation.

52.247-44 F.o.b. Designated Air Carrier’s Terminal, Point of Importation.

52.247-51 Evaluation of Export Offers.

52.246-26 Reporting Nonconforming Items.

252.225-7051 Prohibition on Acquisition of Certain Foreign Commercial Satellite Services.

252.225-7017 Photovoltaic Devices.

252.225-7021 Trade Agreements.

252.225-7036 Buy American—Free Trade Agreements--Balance of Payments

252.225-7001 Buy American and Balance of Payments Program.

252.225-7007 Prohibition on Acquisition of Certain Items from Communist Chinese Military Companies.

252.225-7013 Duty-Free Entry.

252.225-7018 Photovoltaic Devices—Certificate.

252.225-7037 Evaluation of Offers for Air Circuit Breakers.

252.225-7038 Restriction on Acquisition of Air Circuit Breakers.

252.225-7044 Balance of Payments Program--Construction Material.

252.225-7045 Balance of Payments Program--Construction Material Under Trade Agreements.

252.225-7046 Exports by Approved Community Members in Response to the Solicitation.

252.225-7047 Exports by Approved Community Members in Performance of the Contract.

252.225-7048 Export-Controlled Items.

252.225-7049 Prohibition on Acquisition of Certain Foreign Commercial Satellite Services—Representations.

252.225-7050 Disclosure of Ownership or Control by the Government of a Country that is a State Sponsor of Terrorism.

252.229-7001 Tax Relief.

252.229-7002 Customs Exemptions (Germany).

252.229-7004 Status of Contractor as a Direct Contractor (Spain).

252.229-7014 Taxes—Foreign Contracts in Afghanistan.

252.229-7015 Taxes—Foreign Contracts in Afghanistan (North Atlantic Treaty Organization Status of Forces Agreement).

252.245-7004 Reporting, Reutilization, and Disposal.

1852.225-70 Export Licenses.

1852.225-8 Duty-Free Entry of Space Articles.

1852.235-73 Final Scientific and Technical Reports.

1852.247-73 Bills of Lading.


5252.227-9507 Notice Regarding The Dissemination of Export-ControlledTechnical Data (NAVAIR) (Oct 2005)

5152.225-5914 Commodity Shipping Instructions

552.238-107 Export Traffic Release (Supplies).

552.211-87 Export Packing.

552.211-88 Vehicle Export Preparation.

552.211-89 Non-Manufactured Wood Packaging Material for Export.

652.225-71 Section 8(a) of the Export Administration Act of 1979, as Amended.

652.229-70 Excise Tax Exemption Statement for Contractors Within the United States.

652.247-71 Shipping Instructions

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