Request for Proposals for Criminal Background and Credit Check and Credit Score Services

RFP/Bid Solicitation Number: 1-25-2019  Department: Division of Housing & Community Resources
Related Links: Criminal_Background_Bid_Opp.pdfNJ W9.pdf, NJ Standard Terms and Conditions.pdf, Waiver and DPA Contract Checklist.pdf 


The Department of Community Affairs (DCA) seeks to procure criminal background and credit checks, and credit score services from a reputable vendor.


The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is mandated to perform criminal background checks on all new households seeking program participation. The DCA DHCR needs to secure a vendor to do criminal background and credit checks and credit score (credit scores from the three major credit bureaus) for both the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and State Rental Assistance Programs. These services are required while a publicly advertised procurement (RFP) process is undertaken.

This RFP is available for printout in the following formats:
Microsoft Word [.doc]
Criminal Background Bid Opp.doc

and Acrobat [.pdf]
Criminal Background Bid Opp.pdf



Submission of bid closes on January 25, 2019 by 4:00pm


For Questions or More Information, Please Contact:

Hal Hamilton

All bid submissions must include completed mandatory compliance forms.

Click on the links below for mandatory compliance documents:
NJ Standard Terms and Conditions.pdf
Waiver and DPA Contract Checklist.pdf 

Click on this link for the NJSTART Vendor Portal: