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M/WBE Pre-Qualified List (PQL)

Citywide Armed/Unarmed Security Guards

and Related Services

The DCAS Office of Citywide Procurement (OCP), via a Request for Qualification (RFQ) process, established a list of pre-qualified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) vendors. These vendors are certified by the City of New York to furnish all labor, materials, and equipment necessary and required, to provide security guards /unarmed security guards or related services, for various City agency buildings and facilities with an estimated cost of $1,500,000 or less.

Projects are defined as opportunities that fall within the specific categories listed below. These services are required by the City agency to provide security guard services in City facilities.

Three (3) PQLs were established and are grouped by potential service type as follows:

Round 1: Release Date 11/15/2023

  • PQL Option 1 - Armed Security Guards Services
    • Armed Security Guards
    • Armed Security Guard Supervisor
  • PQL Option 2 - Unarmed Security Guards Services
    • Unarmed security guards
    • Unarmed security guard supervisors
  • PQL Option 3 - Related Services
    • Fire safety directors
    • Fire guards
    • Field inspectors
    • Field managers
  • PQL Full List
  • RFQ Specification

This RFQ is open-ended. DCAS will update each PQL Option above on an as-needed basis. If and when a deadline is implemented, DCAS will provide notice in the RFQ.