CUPCCAA (informal bidding)

The San Mateo-Foster City School District has elected to become subject to the California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Act (CUPCCAA).  The District invites licensed contractors and vendors to submit the name of their firm for inclusion on the San Mateo-Foster City School District’s CUPCCAA List for the period beginning November 1, 2020 and ending December 31, 2021.

  • Public projects of sixty thousand dollars ($60,000) or less may be performed by the employees of a public agency by force account, by negotiated contract, or by purchase order.
  • Public projects of two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000) If all bids received are in excess of two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000), (c) the governing body of the public agency may, by adoption of a resolution by a four-fifths vote, award the contract, at two hundred twelve thousand five hundred dollars ($212,500) or less, to the lowest responsible bidder, if it determines the cost estimate of the public agency was reasonable. per Public Contract Code 22032 and Public Contract Code 22034 

The San Mateo-Foster City School District has contracted with Colbi Technologies to provide a web-based process for submitting to their CUPCCAA list called Quality Bidders.  To get started Click Here to Sign Up...

  • For detailed instructions in completing your application, please navigate to the bottom of the page from this link Contractor Instructions

Please contact Corey Fong with any questions at cfong(at) or 650-312-7889.  You may also contact with any questions about the use of the Quality Bidders web-based tool.

Thank you for your interest in working with San Mateo-Foster City School District.

Approved Contractors List for CUPCCA: Click Here