Procurements and Contracting

Central Contracts and Legal Services

Central Contracts and Legal Services - CCLS strives to maximize the cultural competence and quality of the services provided to our clients. All individuals, businesses and community-based organizations are encouraged to compete for business with the department.

It is the responsibility of prospective bidders to monitor the web site for updates and newly released documents.

See Bidder FAQs for general information about the department's competitive solicitations. The table below lists all active procurements.

Bidders Notices

Data Security: Please review this notice about Keeping DSHS Client Information Private and Secure.

Veteran and Service Member Owned Business Participation and Certification: The department encourages the participation of Veteran and Service Member Owned Business certified by the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information on certification, contact WDVA.

Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises - MWBE Participation and Certification: The department encourages the participation of Minority & Women's Business Enterprises either self-identified or certified by the Office of Minority & Women's Business Enterprises - OMWBE. For more information on certification, contact OMWBE.

Washington Electronic Business Solutions - WEBS Registration: We encourage all businesses to register on Washington Electronic Business Solutions: WEBS

If you are interested in DSHS Client and Personal Service formal competitive business opportunities, DSHS recommends you include WEBS Commodity Code 952-43 Family and Social Services in your WEBS Commodity Code selection. For more information on the WEBS registration process, contact WEBSCustomerService@des.wa.gov or (360) 902-7400.

DSHS Electronic Signature Interim Guidelines. RCW 19.360.020 requires that each state agency electing to accept or require electronic signatures or records adopt and publish a policy that describes the methods and processes of electronic signature and record submission consistent with published guidelines.  DSHS interim guidelines may be read here: DSHS Electronic Signature Interim Guidelines.

Current Procurements

Title Issue Date(asc) # Current or Ongoing Procurements?
Board of Appeals Transcription Services on or about May 07 2020

RFQQ 2034-751

Current
Project Management and Organizational Change Management on or about May 06 2020

ITPS 2024-755

Current
Expert Consulting Services for Nurse Scheduling on or about Apr 30 2020

RFI 2030-756

Current
DSHS Electronic Asset Verification Solution on or about Apr 06 2020

2023-752

Current
BCCU Electronic Fingerprinting Services on or about Mar 19 2020

2034-747

Current
Child Support Intergovernmental Case Processing Innovation on or about Mar 18 2020

2034-746

Current
DSHS IT Roadmap Development on or about Dec 27 2019

ITPS 1923-742

Current

Ongoing Procurements

Title Issue Date(asc) # Current or Ongoing Procurements?
Alternate Payment Options for the Division of Child Support on or about Sep 26 2017

RFP 1745-662

Ongoing
ESA Medical and Psychological Services on or about Feb 20 2015

RFQ 1436-522

Ongoing
One Day Vocational Workshop Evaluation on or about Feb 07 2014

RFQ 1236-429

Ongoing
CIIBS Specialized Goods and Services on or about Jun 14 2011

RFI 1112-003

Ongoing
Behavior Management Providers on or about Jan 13 2011

RFI 1112-001

Ongoing