Procurement and Contract Services
The Center for Procurement and Contract Services provides the infrastructure for the acquisition of goods and services in support of CDOT's overall mission and values.
CDOT has three major buying and contracting units:
How To Do Business - Register
Vendors who would like to sell goods and services to CDOT should register for the Bid Information and Distribution System (BIDS). All competitive purchases conducted by CDOT and other state agencies, institutions, and colleges are on this Internet web site. Vendors must become registered on BIDS to sell to CDOT. Registration is $40.00 annually. Click on the State Procurement Information tab on the left for more information.
How We Buy
CDOT's first stop is the State of Colorado Purchasing Department's Price Agreements.
Please contact the main procurement office for more information
Surplus Equipment Contact
Working with Local Government
In keeping with Governor Hickenlooper's Executive Order D2011-005, CDOT engages in extensive public outreach at the outset of each rule making process, involving state and local entities and individuals in the development of the rules.
In accordance with House Bill 11-1002, CDOT has created an online database for the Colorado Department of Transportation's Financial Information