Business Services

Many services provided by the OC Survey to other County Departments/Divisions are contracted out to the private sector, including Surveying Services, Aerial Photography, Digital Orthophotography, Mapping, and GIS work.

Business Services

Many Architect-Engineer (A-E) services provided by OC Survey to other County Departments/Divisions are contracted out to private sector firms, including Land Surveying Services, Aerial Photography, Digital Orthophotography, Map Checking, and GIS work.

OC Survey maintains an extensive list of A-E firms that have expressed interest in performing work for the County, and those firms will be notified via Email at the time that procurement solicitations (RFPs, SOQs, and Bids) are issued.  In addition, it is advisable that firms wishing to perform work for the County logon to the County Procurement Office site: Bids Auctions Purchasing in order to register and receive electronic notification of bid solicitations.

Boilerplate Agreements

Boilerplate Agreements are normally utilized for surveying or aerial surveying services (GIS or other services may require custom agreements). For general information on contract requirements such as liability, indemnification and insurance, view the:

You may also view a standardized:

For projects related to aerial photography, digital orthophotography and digital mapping, all work is based on the:

In addition to providing general administrative support and purchasing/procurement administration for OC Survey, the OC Survey Business Services Unit is considered the Central Repository for OC Public Works for all aerial photography, mapping, and related products.  If you have any questions regarding contracting with the County of Orange/OC Public Works/OC Survey you may contact Gordon Pardee, Contract Administrator, at (714) 967-0821