Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning System, RFP-FS-2021-20-JP - Revised

Update: August 23, 2023
Notice of Intent to Award

Update: August 9, 2023
Notice of Technical Scores & Cost Proposal Opening
Revised Solicitation Timeline (Revision 2)

Update: June 23, 2023
Revised Solicitation Timeline

Update: May 30, 2023
Answer to Questions

The Judicial Council of California (Judicial Council), through this Request for Proposal (RFP), is soliciting responses from Firms that provide web-based Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning Systems. The Judicial Council seeks proposals from experienced vendors regarding available functions, or the customization of modules, features, and reports similar to those found in the existing system, as well as details of the steps required to transition from the existing planning system to a new one. 

Questions regarding this RFP should be submitted in writing to the Judicial Council via email to no later than 5:00 PM, Pacific Time on Tuesday, May 23, 2023.

Proposal responses must be received no later than 3:00 PM, Pacific Time on Tuesday June 6, 2023.

Only electronic responses will be accepted. For electronic submissions of responses, email your responses no more than five (5) days in advance or on the due dates to the following email addresses:

Submit Proposals:

Email Technical Proposal to:

Email Cost Proposal to:

Further details regarding this solicitation and requirements are set forth in the RFP and the related documents listed below. All Attachments are posted to the RFP webpage as separate documents:


RFP FS-2021-20-JP (Revised 5/19/2023)

Attachment 1.    Administrative Rules Governing RFPs (IT Goods and Services)
Attachment 2.    Standard Agreement (Sample)
Attachment 3.    Proposer’s Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
Attachment 4.    General Certifications Form
Attachment 5.    Bidder Declaration
Attachment 6.    DVBE Declaration
Attachment 7.    Small Business Declaration
Attachment 8.    Payee Data Record Form (STD 204)
Attachment 9.      Payee Data Record Supplement (STD 205)
Attachment 10.    Iran Contracting Act Certification
Attachment 11.    Unruh Civil Rights Act and California Fair Employment and Housing Act Certification
Attachment 12.    Darfur Contracting Act Certification
Attachment 13.    Cost Proposal Submission Template
Attachment 14.    Proposal Submissions Template
Attachment 15.    Request for Proposals Form for Submission of Questions