Procurement Instrument Identifier

Name: Procurement Instrument Identifier (PIID)

Screen Name: PIID

Definition: The unique identifier for each contract, agreement or order.

FAR/DFARS: FAR 4.601(d)(4); DFARS 253.204-70(b)(1)(i); DFARS 253.204-70(b)(2)

Length: Variable (Maximum 50 characters)

Required: Mandatory

Values: NA  

FPDS Legacy: Currently collected as Contract Number or Order Number; PEC approved.


Instruction: Enter the Contract, Purchase Order, or Agreement number for the instant action. If you are reporting a delivery/task order, enter the order number. Proposed FAR 4.11 prescribes convention for numbering Contracts, Agreements and Orders.