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Consultant Services Manual

Description: This manual provides guidance concerning the authorization, selection, and use of consultants for Personal Services and Architectural and Engineering (A&E) contracts and/or supplements.

Individual Chapters

  • Publication Number: M 27-50
  • Last Modified: September, 2016
  • Version: M 27-50.05
  • Manual Manager: Larry Schofield
  • Originators: Environmental and Engineering Programs, Engineering and Regional Operations Division
  • # of Pages: 255
  • Subject: WSDOT consultant contract policies and procedures, including the legal basis for each.
  • Keywords: A&E Consultant Contracting, contracts, agreements, contract administration, DBE goals, overhead rates, contract types, policy, procedures, CSO, consultants, personal services, A&E, architectural, engineering, design, EIS, federal, state, regulations, consultant liaison, ACL, requirements.
  • Related Publications: Accounting Manual, Design Manual, Local Agency Guidelines Manual, Organizational Conflicts of Interest Manual, Purchasing Manual, Right of Way Manual, and State Administrative and Accounting Manual

Consultant Services Manual Individual Parts

Foreword (pdf 188 KB)

Contents (pdf 241 KB)

Part 1 Professional Services Contracting (pdf 393 KB)

Part 2 Personal Services (pdf 362 KB)

Part 3 Real Estate Services (pdf 42 KB)

Part 4 Architectural and Engineering Services (pdf 446 KB)

Part 5 Administration of Consultant Contracts (pdf 236 KB)

Part 6 Emergency Services (pdf 204 KB)

Part 7 Participation of Minority-Owned, Women-Owned, and Disadvantaged Businesses (pdf 141 KB)

Part 8 Responsibility for “Y” Agreements (pdf 34 KB)

Part 9 Appendices (pdf 1,625 KB)


This abstract was last modified September 21, 2016