The Missouri office of administration is accepting Bids to operate license offices at Chillicothe and Brookfield.
The bids are due by December 6th. Prospective bidders may tour the Brookfield office this evening from 5:30 until 6:30 to learn how a license office is is operated. The Brookfield office, during the 2013 fiscal year, had nearly 26-thousand transactions, generating more than 85-thousand dollars in agent processing fees.
Prospective bidders may tour the Chillicothe license office Tuesday evening from 5:30 until 6:30 to learn about its operations. More than 30-thousand 500 transactions were conducted at the Chillicothe office during the 2013 fiscal year, generating nearly 102-thousand dollars in agent processing fees.
Bids will be evaluated on areas such as expertise of the personnel proposed, methods proposed for performing the services, and whether the individual or entity is a
not-for-profit, political subdivision, a Missouri certified minority business enterprise, a women's business enterprise, or a Missouri service disabled veteran enterprise.
The Missouri Department of Revenue oversees 182 license offices,which are operated by independent agents. The state revenue department says all of the license offices were put out for bid under the competitive procurement process in 2009. Contracts were awarded for one year with three, one year renewal options.
A request for proposal is required in developing bids to operate license offices. A copy of that can be seen via the Missouri Department of Revenue's website.