Requests for Quotations

The court purchases most of its goods and services through the General Services Administration (GSA) schedule and Judiciary contracts. All other contract opportunities will be posted on this webpage. Please check back periodically for postings.

Contract Opportunity Announcements

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Solicitation for Court Reporting Services Blanket Purchase Agreement (.pdf, 150 KB)

This is a solicitation for proposals to enter into a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for contracting court reporting services for the United States District Court - Northern District of California. The Court intends to award BPAs to one or more court reporters found to meet the court’s qualifications.

The Court reserves the right not to make any awards as a result of this solicitation. Award of a BPA does not guarantee that the contractor will receive orders for any particular aggregate dollar value, or in fact that any orders at all, for court reporting services.

Contractors responding to this solicitation should carefully review the Statement of Work, the minimum qualifications required, the court’s maximum transcript fee rates (non-negotiable including real-time feeds), and the BPA Terms and Conditions, all of which will be incorporated into any Blanket Purchase Agreement awarded under this solicitation.

Contractors wishing to be considered for this BPA must complete and return the pages in the attachment CAND_CR_BPA_Form_Fillable. Note, for each prospective contract court reporter, a minimum of 3 references must be identified for whom the reporter has performed work within 3-year period.

The solicitation will be open until the court has determined it has awarded enough BPAs to cover our need. The contract period will run May 1, 2023 – April 30, 2024. Please Note: the court is not accepting applications for remote reporting services at this time.

Any questions should be addressed in writing via email to the contracting officer, The completed BPA forms must be emailed to