September 14, 2017: A revised CATS+ Template is available (version 4.01). Use of the new template is required starting no later than September 28, 2017. See Guidance For Writing a TORFP and CATS+ TORFP Review Policy for more details.
The CATS+ master contract provides for two types of task order solicitations. Task Order Request for Proposals (TORFP) are for soliciting services within one of the 17 Functional Areas (FA) defined in the Master Contract. The Request for Resume (RFR) process is for acquiring dedicated resources within one FA to supplement State staff on a temporary, limited basis. Click the links below for the appropriate TORFP and RFR guidance and tools.
Guidance For Writing a TORFP – Instructions, templates, and other resources for developing a TORFP
TORFP Process - The TORFP solicitation and award process with step by step directions
MBE, SBR, VSBE Participation - Guidance for setting MBE, SBR, and VSBE goals for a task order
Change Order Process - Instructions for processing a task order change order request
RFR Process - Guidance and step by step directions for RFR solicitation and award.
RFR FAQ's - what you need to know about RFR's
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