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Notice to Contractors

Pre-Qualification (Formal Bidding)

California Assembly Bill (AB) 1565 went into effect on January 1, 2014.  AB 1565 requires ALL General Contractors and M/E/P Subcontractors be prequalified, if the project is valued at $1 million or more and funded whole or in part with State Facility Bond funds, per…

Public Contract Code 20111.5 enables districts to require prime contractors to be prequalified prior to accepting bids.

Public Contract Code 20111.6 requires the district to do so for certain projects. This applies to prime contractors and MEP sub-contractors with the following licenses:

Please contact Corey Fong with San Mateo Foster City School District 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.  A contractor's bidding limit can be reviewed once a year after the original approval, if new data is available to review.

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

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, 2023 and ending December 31, 2024.