Procurement Opportunities

Procurement Opportunities

The Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT) contracts with vendors for the purchase of goods and services.  The agency strives to give all businesses, including Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs), an equal opportunity to compete for BAT procurements. The agency casts a wide net in search of talented vendors, seeking qualified suppliers from all segments of the community. The contractor, sub-recipient or subcontractor shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability in the performance. The contractor shall carry out applicable requirements of 49 CFR Part 26 in the award and administration of DOT assisted contracts.   The following Terms and Clauses are applicable to all contracts, procurements or purchase orders of $3,500.00 or greater.  By accepting a contract or purchase order the vendor acknowledges and agrees to comply with the Required Federal Terms and Clauses.  Click the link below for Terms and Clauses.

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Suppliers of No 2 red-dyed diesel and unleaded regular gasoline are invited to submit Pre-Qualification documents to the Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT).  BAT is seeking qualified fuel suppliers to be included on the list of suppliers eligible to submit quotations to BAT for diesel and unleaded regular gasoline to be delivered to BAT during the period beginning July 3, 2017 through June 30, 2019.


Pre-Qualification submittals, required certifications and evidence of insurance must be received by BAT to be considered.  Fuel suppliers will be considered at any time for pre-qualification throughout the above contract period The Pre-Qualification Form, required certifications, Instructions and Terms and Conditions are available at the BAT Administrative Office, 155 Court St., Brockton, MA 02302, or can be requested by FAX to BAT at 508-584-1437  or E-mail to:      


BAT intends to solicit quotes for diesel fuel in quantities of 42,000 gallons or more and may solicit quotes for as little as 10,000 gallons.  BAT consumes approximately 7,300 gallons of diesel fuel each week.  BAT also intends to solicit quotes for unleaded regular gasoline in quantities of 42,000 gallons or more and may solicit quotes for as little as 10,000 gallons.  BAT’s unleaded above ground fuel storage tank capacity is 5,000 gallons whereas BAT’s underground diesel fuel tank capacity is 40,000 gallons. 


This solicitation is being financed in part with funds provided by The U.S. DOT, Federal Transit Administration and is subject to BAT Standard Terms and Clauses copies of which are available on request or at under Procurement Opportunities.  Disadvantaged business enterprises are encouraged to respond to this solicitation.



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Legal Notice


DBE Goal

Notice is hereby given that the Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Participation Goal in accordance with U.S. Department of Transportation Regulations at 49 CFR Part 26.BAT’s goal for DBE participation for Federal Fiscal Years 2018-2020 shall be 2.3 percent of funds expended in U.S. Department of Transportation assisted contracts.The goal, description of the methodology used to determine the goal, and BAT’s DBE Program Plan are available for inspection between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at the BAT office at 155 Court St., Brockton, MA 02302. The goal and Plan will be available for thirty (30) days following the original date of this notice. Comments on the goal and Plan will be accepted for forty-five (45) days from the date of publication of this notice. Comments may be sent to BAT at the above address or the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Volpe Center at 55 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142.
MassDOT has established a UCP for all recipients and individuals seeking to do business with transportation agencies as Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs).