District Service Center4343 IH-30, West BuildingMesquite, TX 75150phone: 972-860-7771
www.purchasing.dcccd.eduoffice hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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If the product or service you have to offer is not listed, it is because DCCCD either does not use the product or service, or it is purchased in such small quantities that it does not merit maintaining a formal bidders list.
To get on the bidders list for products and services purchases by DCCCD, go to the
Online Bidder Registration and complete the requested information.
All Request for Bids (RFB) and Request for Proposals (RFP) are published in the
Daily Commercial Record and on the Purchasing Department's Web site under Advertised Bids and Proposals. If you are registered under the district’s Online Bidder Registration program, you will automatically receive email notification of forthcoming bids. For additional review, you may contact the DCCCD Purchasing Department at 972-860-7771.
Advertised Bids and Proposals section of our website for an up-to-date list and information on how to obtain a copy of a bid/proposal.
The buyer's contact name and number will be listed in each bid/proposal document.
The general insurance requirements are workers' compensation, general liability and vehicle liability. The specific type and amount of insurance required depends on the nature of the goods or services to be provided and will be specified in the bid/proposal.
Yes. State law requires construction contractors to provide a payment bond for contracts with a cost of $25,000 or more. Performance bonds are required for construction contracts with a cost of $100,000 or more.
For construction projects, bid bonds are required that are 5% of the amount bid typically.
Bid tabulations are available on the Purchasing Department's website. Additionally, interested companies may attend the public bid openings.
Business Diversity Program, through outreach efforts, strives to increase the number of certified minority- and women-owned businesses (M/WBE) that provide goods and services to DCCCD through competitive processes.
Companies interested in becoming certified as an M/WBE can contact the
North Central Texas Regional Certification Agency (NCTRCA). Certification is free. The NCTRCA was established to provide a uniform certification process for all participating governmental entities in the North Central Texas area. The NCTRCA board of directors is comprised of representatives from the member entities, including DCCCD. In addition, the DCCCD recognizes certification from the
State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business program of the Texas Building and Procurement Commission.
Yes. However, certification is encouraged because it helps us track the effectiveness of outreach efforts within the D/FW Metroplex.
DCCCD does not provide financial assistance. However, the Bill J. Priest campus of El Centro College provides business counseling through:
Submit CIQ forms to DCCCD Records Administrator, Chief Financial Officer, District Service Center, 4343 IH-30, Mesquite, Texas 75150, fax 972-860-7929, or email
firstname.lastname@example.org. To obtain a form to prepare for submission, visit the
Texas Ethics Commission website. View the forms that have been filed with DCCCD on the
Conflict of Interest Disclosures page.