Awarding Agencies

Information for agencies awarding contracts for public works projects


Public agencies, in awarding a contract, must determine whether that contract involves "public work" and communicate that to the employers in the bid specifications and contracts.


City, county and state agencies can learn common pitfalls and ways to avoid them, competitive bidding requirements and much more.

Contractor Violations

Check this list for contractors who have violated Prevailing Wage law, Contractor Registration law, or Industrial Insurance law.

Contractors Not Allowed to Bid

Check this list of contractors not allowed (debarred) to bid on or work on public works projects before you consider bids.

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