Dispute Resolution

The Department of General Services, Procurement Division's Dispute Resolution team facilitates and mediates resolution of purchasing disputes, relative to the acquisition of goods and Information Technology (IT) goods and services.  These types of disputes include:
  • Protests and complaints against solicitation requirements - for IT;
  • Protests against proposed awards; and,
  • Contract disputes and related issues


Statutes, Regulations and Links

Preference Program - TACPA

The DGS-PD's Preference Program team administers the Bid Preference Programs for:
  • the Target Area Contract Preference Act (TACPA)
Resource Information:
For more information about the Bid Preference Program, contact Dispute Resolution. 

To obtain information on Census Track and Block Group Number, please contact the Preference Program Analyst at 916.375.4609.

Contact Dispute Resolution

Business Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Physical Address
707 3rd Street, 2nd Floor
West Sacramento, CA 95605

Mailing Address
Department of General Services
Procurement Division - Dispute Resolution
P.O. Box 989052
West Sacramento, CA 95798-9052

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