Contractors and consultants interested in bidding on projects or performing work must prequalify with Georgia DOT. Click on the links below to learn more about prequalification in the following areas.
The State Supported Funding Program (SSFP) Business Help Center is open to eligible GDOT certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises, registered small businesses and veteran-owned small businesses. The Center provides training, consulting, targeted matchmaking, one-on-one assistance, and meeting space and computer access.
The center is open Monday - Friday at One West Court Square, Suite 750 in Decatur.
Alternate pavement type bidding provides for at least two typical sections to be
bid for a project, with the surface of asphalt or concrete. The Contractor will
be able to choose which pavement type is best for them from a competition standpoint
and the particular project location and aspects. GDOT does have a history of using
alternates in certain areas of construction projects, when it has made economic
New construction projects and major rehabilitation projects will be the predominate
potential projects for this new process. The overall benefits to the State of Georgia
for either surface type needs to be similar for the process to be beneficial to
Alternate pavement type bidding will not be used for typical maintenance projects
or minor widenings; based on driver expectation and maintenance factors it is the
intent of GDOT to maintain the same pavement type across all lanes of travel.
Please submit your comments and questions on this process to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 13-10-91, all contractors or subcontractors who enter into a contract with GDOT or a contractor of GDOT in connection with the physical performance of services within this state, shall register and participate in the federal work authorization program to verify information of all newly hired employees. Any employee, contractor, or subcontractor of such contractor or subcontractor shall also be required to satisfy these requirements. Upon contracting with a new subcontractor, a contractor or subcontractor shall, as a condition of any contract or subcontract entered into, provide GDOT with notice of the identity of any and all subsequent subcontractors. Such notice shall be provided within five (5) business days of entering into a contract or agreement for hire with any subcontractor. Such notice shall include an affidavit from each subsequent contractor attesting to the subcontractor's name, address, user identification number, and date of authorization to use the federal work authorization program.
Federal Work Authorization Program for E-Verify Number
Certification Notice: For a bid/proposal/submittal to be considered, such certification shall be included in the contractor response to all solicitations issued by the Georgia Department of Transportation.