• ANNOUNCEMENT OF ONLINE PRE-QUALIFICATION PROCEDURES FOR CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTORS

     

    ATTENTION CONTRACTORS: AB854 now requires contractor registration with the DIR before pre-qualification can be processed. 

     

    CONTRACTOR PRE-QUALIFICATIONS

    As of January 1, 2014, to comply with California Assembly Bill AB 1565, Dublin Unified School District requires General Contractors and Subcontractors to be pre-qualified on all Bond Construction Contracts. Dubin Unified School District also requires Contractor registration for all CUPCCAA Construction Contracts.

    To become prequalified, applications must be submitted to PQBids.com. PQBids is an easy to use web-based application that streamlines the new Department of Industrial Relations pre-qualification process. Please follow the simple instructions below.

    1. Click here https://pqbids.com/dublin/ to sign up online as an AB 1565 contractor or click here https://pqbids.com/dublin/ to sign up online as a CUPCCAA contractor.

    2. Enter the required information.

    3. Submit your pre-qualification applications. (Applications must be registered with PQbids at least 10 business days prior to project bid opening dates and fully approved by PQBids at least five business days prior to bid opening dates.  Final list of pre-qualified contractors will be posted to the District website five days prior to bid opening. The list can also be found by logging in to PQBids.com, clicking on "Applications" and then "Link to public approved contractor list".)

    4. PQBids will contact you if more information is necessary to complete the process.

    5. You will be notified of your approval via email.

    If you have questions regarding this process, please contact Patty Benavidez, Facilities Planner at 925-828-2551 x 8174. You may also contact PQBids with technical support questions at info@PQBids.com or 888-218-4173.