Public Works Contractors

System Maintenance Notice

Due to maintenance of the PWCR system, the system will be unavailable from Friday, September 20 at 8:00 p.m. Pacific Time, to Sunday, September 22 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Who Is a Public Works Contractor?

If you work or bid on a public works project, then you are considered a public works contractor. The term "public works contractor" includes subcontractors. All public works contractors must fulfill four key responsibilities.

Public Works Contractor Responsibilities


To view a list of public works contractors with an active registration, use:

Public Works Contractor Registration Search

For more information and to find exact legal definitions and language please see the Public Works Chapter of the California Labor Code.

April 2019