Form STD.811 "Small Business Preference and Certification Request (For Construction Contractors Only)" - California

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DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SERVICES
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
OFFICE OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT BRANCH
SMALL BUSINESS PREFERENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUEST
(For Construction Contractors Only)
STD. 811 (REV. 10/2019)
READ BEFORE SIGNING
(THIS REQUEST MUST REMAIN WITH THE BID PACKAGE)
1. PENALTY ASSESSMENT
A business will be assessed a penalty and be ineligible to transact any business with the Department for furnishing incorrect
information. (Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations)
2. PUBLIC WORKS AGREEMENTS EXCEEDING $100,000 AND REQUIRING TYPE "A" OR "B" CONTRACTORS
LICENSE.
On public works agreements where the lowest responsible bid exceeds $100,000, and the work to be performed requires a type
"A" or "B" contractor's license and two or more subcontractors will be used, preferences shall only be granted to those small
business bidders who certify, under penalty of perjury, that at least fifty percent (50%) of subcontractors utilized on the job are
certified small businesses. In meeting the 50% requirement, bidders may use certified small business and/or small businesses that
have applied for certification no later than 5:00 P.M. on the bid opening date and are subsequently granted certification. The 50%
small business subcontractor utilization level shall be maintained through the term of the contract.
3. JOINT BIDDERS/COMBINATION BIDDERS
Bidders bidding jointly or as a combination of several business organizations are especially cautioned that such bidders must be
jointly licensed and approved in the form and style in which the bid is executed.
4. NAME STYLE
The Small Business Preference and Certification Request must be signed in the same name style in which the bidder is licensed
by the Contractors' State License Board.
BIDDER'S(S') LEGAL NAME STYLE
FEDERAL EMPLOYER IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
OSDC CERTIFICATION NUMBER
CERTIFICATION
5. The undersigned hereby requests preference as a "SMALL BUSINESS" and further certifies under perjury, that the firm still
meets the requirements of Section 1896(L) Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations. A completed form STD.812 meeting all
applicable requirements must be on file in the Office of Small Business and DVBE Certification (OSDC) by 5:00 p.m. of the
bid opening date. The form STD. 812 may be obtained from the OSDS Office at 707 Third Street, First Floor, Room 1-400, West
Sacramento, CA 95605 or can be downloaded at . www.pd.dgs.ca.gov/smbus/paperapp.htm
BIDDER'S SIGNATURE
DATE SIGNED
6. BIDDERS RECEIVING BOND ASSISTANCE
In the event the bidder has received assistance in obtaining bonding for this project, he/she shall set forth the name and nature of
the firm providing such assistance. Should the firm be listed as a subcontractor, bidder shall set forth the percentage of the contract
to be performed by the subcontractor.
NAME OF FIRM PROVIDING BONDING ASSISTANCE
NATURE OF FIRM PROVIDING BONDING ASSISTANCE
SUBCONTRACTOR ASSISTANCE
YES - Percentage
NO
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DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SERVICES
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
OFFICE OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT BRANCH
SMALL BUSINESS PREFERENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUEST
(For Construction Contractors Only)
STD. 811 (REV. 10/2019)
READ BEFORE SIGNING
(THIS REQUEST MUST REMAIN WITH THE BID PACKAGE)
1. PENALTY ASSESSMENT
A business will be assessed a penalty and be ineligible to transact any business with the Department for furnishing incorrect
information. (Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations)
2. PUBLIC WORKS AGREEMENTS EXCEEDING $100,000 AND REQUIRING TYPE "A" OR "B" CONTRACTORS
LICENSE.
On public works agreements where the lowest responsible bid exceeds $100,000, and the work to be performed requires a type
"A" or "B" contractor's license and two or more subcontractors will be used, preferences shall only be granted to those small
business bidders who certify, under penalty of perjury, that at least fifty percent (50%) of subcontractors utilized on the job are
certified small businesses. In meeting the 50% requirement, bidders may use certified small business and/or small businesses that
have applied for certification no later than 5:00 P.M. on the bid opening date and are subsequently granted certification. The 50%
small business subcontractor utilization level shall be maintained through the term of the contract.
3. JOINT BIDDERS/COMBINATION BIDDERS
Bidders bidding jointly or as a combination of several business organizations are especially cautioned that such bidders must be
jointly licensed and approved in the form and style in which the bid is executed.
4. NAME STYLE
The Small Business Preference and Certification Request must be signed in the same name style in which the bidder is licensed
by the Contractors' State License Board.
BIDDER'S(S') LEGAL NAME STYLE
FEDERAL EMPLOYER IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
OSDC CERTIFICATION NUMBER
CERTIFICATION
5. The undersigned hereby requests preference as a "SMALL BUSINESS" and further certifies under perjury, that the firm still
meets the requirements of Section 1896(L) Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations. A completed form STD.812 meeting all
applicable requirements must be on file in the Office of Small Business and DVBE Certification (OSDC) by 5:00 p.m. of the
bid opening date. The form STD. 812 may be obtained from the OSDS Office at 707 Third Street, First Floor, Room 1-400, West
Sacramento, CA 95605 or can be downloaded at . www.pd.dgs.ca.gov/smbus/paperapp.htm
BIDDER'S SIGNATURE
DATE SIGNED
6. BIDDERS RECEIVING BOND ASSISTANCE
In the event the bidder has received assistance in obtaining bonding for this project, he/she shall set forth the name and nature of
the firm providing such assistance. Should the firm be listed as a subcontractor, bidder shall set forth the percentage of the contract
to be performed by the subcontractor.
NAME OF FIRM PROVIDING BONDING ASSISTANCE
NATURE OF FIRM PROVIDING BONDING ASSISTANCE
SUBCONTRACTOR ASSISTANCE
YES - Percentage
NO