Equal Opportunity Office
The Florida Department of Transportation's Equal
Opportunity Office was created to administer the Department's
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program, Title VI Program
(Nondiscrimination in State and Federal Programs and Activities), and
Internal and External Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Program (Title VII).
The mission of the Equal Opportunity Office is to ensure economic prosperity for all by:
- Ensuring equal opportunity
in employment, participation, benefits, services, and
- Eliminating unlawful
- Encouraging diversity
in all Florida Department of Transportation programs and activities
To learn the steps of being prequalified with the Department, please
visit the following links:
The Equal Opportunity Office, through it's staff and
supportive service providers, conduct various events throughout the
State of Florida. To see upcoming events, please
click the link below.
The USDOT Office of Small and Disadvantaged
Business Utilization Southeast Small Business Transportation Field
Office is conducting mini workshop for small businesses in Orlando.
DBE LETTER GRADES AND REPORTS
are available. Please click the link below
for more information.
The Business Development Initiative
(BDI) is designed to support the
Department's efforts to increase competition, lower prices, and increase
support to meet its contracting needs over the next 10 years.
Professional services, construction projects, and
design-build projects must comply with the following restrictions:
Professional Services contracts acquired
under FS 287.055:
Federally funded BDI reserve projects
must be under $100,000
State funded BDI reserve projects must be
Preference points will not be
employed as a contracting strategy for BDI contracts.
Design-Build contracts acquired under FS 337.11:
Federally funded BDI reserve projects must be under
State funded BDI
reserve projects must be under $500,000
NOTE: Low Risk Design-build
projects can be reserved for the BDI.
view the forms required for the BDI, please click the links below.
AFFIDAVIT & PROFILE
upcoming contracting opportunities, please click the link below.
BizTrak Users (FDOT Staff Only), please click the link below to access the system.