SUBPART 232.72—PAYMENT IN LOCAL CURRENCY (AFGHANISTAN)
(Added September 30, 2014)
This subpart prescribes policies and procedures concerning the payment of contracts for performance in Afghanistan.
232.7201 Policy and procedures.
Payment currency used for contracts performed in Afghanistan shall be dependent on the nationality of the vendor pursuant to the authority of USCENTCOM Fragmentary Orders (FRAGOs) 09-1567 and 10-143. If the contract is awarded to a host nation vendor (Afghan), the contractor will be paid in Afghani (local currency) via electronic funds transfer to a local (Afghan) banking institution. Contracts shall not be awarded to host nation vendors who do not bank locally. If awarded to other than a host nation vendor, the contract will be awarded in U.S. dollars.
232.7202 Solicitation provision.
Use the provision at 252.232-7014, Notification of Payment in Local Currency (Afghanistan), in all solicitations, including solicitations using FAR part 12 procedures for the acquisition of commercial items, for performance in Afghanistan.