N.J.S.A. 52:34-9 and N.J.A.C. 17:19-3 require that firms interested in being considered to provide professional consulting services for the Division of Property Management and Construction (DPMC) be "prequalified" by the Division. Prequalification may also be required by various counties, municipalities, local school districts and other State authorities in order to be considered to provide professional consultant services.
The "Consultant Questionnaire" Form 48A is the required form to apply for prequalification in various professional disciplines including architecture, engineering, planning, construction management and various specialty design and construction disciplines. The form and instructions for completing the form are available by clicking on the corresponding links.
The "Materials Testing Laboratory Application" Form 48T is similar to Form 48A, but is required only for firms seeking to be prequalified as a materials testing laboratory. The form and instructions for completing the form are also available by clicking on those links.
Consultants must provide financial statements for the most recent two fiscal years completed by an independent accountant or certified public accountant. The financial statement is mandatory. Requests for prequalification will not be processed without the accompanying valid financial statement. Note – Financial statements are subject to verification. False information may result in civil/criminal penalties and/or debarment.