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Informal Bidding List Prequalification (CUPCCAA) Notice Inviting Interested Contractors for the 2023 Informal Bid List for Kern Health Systems

In accordance with the State of California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Commission, Kern Health Systems ("Agency") is inviting all interested licensed contractors to submit their company for inclusion on the Agency's Informal Bidding Contractors List for calendar year 2023.

You must resubmit to be included on the 2023 list even if your company has submitted an application in prior years.

Effective January 1, 2023, per California Public Contract Code 22032, any Public Works Project that is estimated to be $200,000 or less is subject to the Informal Bidding Procedures set forth by the State of California Uniform Construction Cost Accounting Commission. All trade categories are subject to Informal Bidding Procedures.

Contractors that are interested in being on the 2023 Informal Bidding Contractors List are required to have a current license and are subject to verification through the Contractors State License Board.

Additionally, pursuant to SB 854, no contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid or awarded a contract for a public works project unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) per California Labor Code section 1725.5.

If you or your company would like to be placed on the Agency's 2023 Informal Bidding Contractors List, please complete the Agency's informal bidding prequalification questionnaire which can be found at

Please be aware that contractors are solely responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate information; profiles can be edited any time.

If you need additional information, please visit or direct questions via email to or via phone 661.664.5000.