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State Agency Recognition Awards (SARA) 2015
Programs & Services
Available to goverment/tax-funded agencies for acquiring goods and services.
California Procurement & Contracting Academy (Cal-PCA)
Provides free professional development courses and seminars to the state procurement and contracting community.
Delegated Purchasing Authority
Statutory authority for the competitive and non-competitive procurement goods and services for state government.
Facilitates and mediates resolution of purchasing disputes, relative to the acquisition of goods and Information Technology goods and services.
A one-stop shop for bidding and viewing state contracts handled by the Procurement Division.
Standards & Specifications Development
The Engineering Branch administers two programs: Standards and Quality Control and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing.
Leveraged Procurement Agreements (LPAs)
Allow departments to buy directly from suppliers through existing contracts and agreements. This also includes the CMAS Program.
One-Time Acquisitions / IT Contracts (Non-reportable)
Conducts one-time procurements (Non-IT Goods and IT Goods and Services) on behalf of state departments
Office of Small Business & Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Services (OSDS)
The State's certifying agency that administers the Small Business and DVBE Certification Programs.
State Financial Marketplace
Financing and acquisition payment programs that serve all California governmental entities. The programs include: GS $Mart, a purchase finance program; Lease $Mart, a lease finance program; and, Energy $Mart, an Energy Management finance program.
Audit of freight bills, a source of information for the "who/what/why and how much" for services in the following areas: Office Moves, Employee Relocations, General Freight & Small Parcel Delivery.
Publications directory for the Procurement Division.
Forms & Resources Library
Small Business/DVBE Publications
Certification Applications and Instructions
Certification Information Change Form
Certification Application Support Documents
Affidavit of Income
DVBE Service-Connected Disability Renewal Statement (812B)
Contract Activity Report (STD. 810) Form - Revised 02/06
DVBE Business Utilization Plan
DVBE Declarations, STD. 843
DVBE Declarations Use
How to do Business with the State
I'm Certified, Now What?
Non-profit Registration Application
Prompt Payment Rubber Stamp Order Form
Small Business & DVBE Advocates Directory
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code Lists
Policy Manuals and Handbooks
State Contracting Manual (SCM) Volume 1
(From the Office of Legal Services)
State Contracting Manual (SCM) Volume 2
State Contracting Manual (SCM) Volume 3
NCB Contract Justification
Special Category NCB Request
State Agency Recognition Awards 2013 ...
Small Business & DVBE Outreach Events 2014 ...
Prompt Payment Legislation SB 856 ...
news and events items
PD Quick Links
Public Records Request
State Contracts Index Listing
State Contracting Manual (SCM), Volume 1
State Contracting Manual (SCM), Volume 2
State Contracting Manual (SCM), Volume 3