Anyone seeking to bid on and/or perform work on Georgia DOT projects must be prequalified or registered with the Department. Currently, the Department has two forms of qualifications: Prequalified Contractor and Registered Subcontractor.
Check out the prequalified contractors and registered subcontractors directory.
All applicants are required to submit one Prequalification application as a
Prime Contractor. For applications submitted as a
Form 478 and
Reference Letters (if applicable) are required. For applications submitted as a
Form 477, 478, Reference Letters (if applicable) and
Financial Statement are required. Please submit applications to:
NOTE: Any application that does not include these items will not be processed, until the items are received.
When a contractor’s qualification is approved, a Certificate of Qualification will
be issued and is generally valid for two (2) years. In addition, GDOT can
grant up to a 90-day extension, if requested for the preparation of a new qualification
certificate. All applications must be received not less than ten (10) days before
the Let Date. A new application must be submitted for renewal of applications.
The Prequalification Unit will not notify contractors by mail or otherwise prior
to the expiration date of their Certificate of Qualification nor will it notify
Contractors by mail or otherwise of the need to renew their Certificate of Qualification.
must renew their certificates every two years, or earlier. Failure to renew before
the current certificate expires will place the contractor in an expired status and,
therefore, ineligible to bid.
Forms may be completed online, printed and mailed to:
Construction Bidding, 11th FloorOne Georgia Center600 West Peachtree Street, NWAtlanta, GA 30308Questions or comments call (404) 631-1147