[Chapter 15 pdf]

Chapter highlights:

Purpose: This chapter defines information technology (IT) and telecommunications small purchase guidelines.

Key points:

  • Set asides are required for micro businesses for all procurements under $10,000. Set asides are required for small businesses, including women-, minority-, service disabled veteran-owned small businesses and micro businesses, for all procurements up to $100,000 where competition exists.
  • Reviewing available statewide contracts for IT or telecommunications goods and services allows agencies and institutions to determine if the technology product or service needed can be purchased through a statewide contract.
  • A Quick Quote or RFP may be used for small purchases up to $100,000.