The U.S. Embassy is aware of an ongoing tender scam using our name to fraudulently request sample items or money. If your business receives a tender from a “Mr. Kerry Collins,” email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, or from Mr. Gibson R, email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org, please do not act on this request and contact us immediately at Portlouis_GSO@state.gov
U.S. Government procurement follows strict regulations outlined in the U.S. Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). These regulations require all U.S. Government agencies to advertise planned purchases over $25,000 USD to https://www.fbo.gov/.