Forms/Reference Documents

Public works bidding

DES has launched a new bidding portal (Bonfire) that allows you to submit bids and proposals to DES online. In the Bonfire portal, select "register now" in the upper right-hand corner.

Register now on Bonfire portal

Updated COVID proclamation recission

Effective immediately, in response to Governor Inslee’s rescission of the COVID-19 declaration of emergency and all other remaining COVID-19 proclamations, the Department of Enterprise Services (DES) is ending the following COVID-19 requirements:

  • Covid-19 Vaccination Declaration
  • Covid-19 Vaccination Verification Plans

Continue to follow remaining safety regulations from the Department of Labor and Industries and the Department of Health. Be aware that facilities managed or occupied by other organizations may continue to have COVID-19 related restrictions or requirements.

Read the governor’s message for complete details.

Diversity tracking in B2Gnow!

DES is utilizing a web-based system for tracking the participation of Small Businesses and Minority, Women, and Veteran-Owned Businesses on our public works projects. This system is required and is intended to help us track prime contractor, design firm, subcontractor, subconsultant and supplier payments.

Access B2Gnow
For first time visitors, you will need to create a login. System instructions can be found on the "Information for Vendors" link.

Facility professional services (FPS)

Facility professional services offers expertise on a wide range of facility issues and public works project management on behalf of public organizations throughout Washington. It consists of three programs:

  • Engineering & Architectural Services (E&AS)
  • Planning & Project Delivery (PPD)
  • Energy Program

View our policies and procedures.

PWR - public works request form

Consultant selection


Capitol Campus and DES-managed facilities


Construction manual by solicitation type

Construction contractors only (Bonfire)

Small works roster (SWR)

Design-build (DB), general contractor/construction manager (GC/CM), job order contracting (JOC)

Other bidding documents






Reference documents

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Engineering and Architectural Services