Contractor Development and Bonding Program

The Contractor Development and Bonding Program assists contractors with their contracting capacity and business growth.


  • Enrollment in the City of Los Angeles Contractor Development and Bonding Program.
  • Personal Account Manager to assist you in a professional assessment of current capacity and needs for growth.
  • Facilitated referrals to Program Partners and resources.

Bonding Assistance & Technical Support

  • Assistance with obtaining or increasing bonding capacity.
  • Access to City of L.A. collateral support for bid, performance and payment bonds for qualified contractors.
  • Contract review, project assessment, and field support for program bonded contracts.
  • Assistance with project risk identification and mitigation.
  • Third party funds administration.
  • Accounting cost subsidy for CPA prepared financial statements.
  • Access to contract specific financing.
  • Project opportunities and industry events sent weekly via the “Blitz of the Week”.
  • Contractor Profile to assist with business marketing.
  • Referrals to specific project opportunities.

Education, Training & Contractor Support

  • Group Classes on public construction best practices led by industry experts.
  • One-on-one consultation to develop a work plan aligned to your needs and goals.
  • Contract specific support on City of L.A. bond program supported contracts.

Prime Partnership Program

  • Strategic alliances with Program Prime contractors including matchmaking and referrals.
  • Networking with public agency staff and peer contractors.

Download a pdf of the Contractor Development and Bonding Program One Sheet.