Government Contracting

Learn what contracting opportunities are available to you and more!


What is Government Contracting?

Learn more about contracting and gain assistance through the SBA site.

Gov. Contracting: Federal Bid Opportunities is the single government point-of-entry (GPE) for Federal government procurement opportunities over $25,000. Government buyers are able to publicize their business opportunities by posting information directly to FedBizOpps via the Internet. Through one portal – FedBizOpps (FBO) – commercial vendors seeking Federal markets for their products and services can search, monitor and retrieve opportunities solicited by the entire Federal contracting community.

California Department of General Services 
Great websites to become familiar with for those interested in local, state and federal bid opportunities

Find Government Contracts
Use this government website to find opportunities to contract with federal agencies using different filters.


Learn more about the Federal Acquisition Regulation, a guide to government purchasing procedures.

Downloadable Tools

Govt. Certifications: Fact Sheet

Summary of common federal, state and local certification criteria, certification lengths, certifying agencies, and fees.

Types of Government Contracts

Read about the different types of government contracts.

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