1.Certified photo-copies of bidder's certificate of public convenience and necessity and an approval letter issued in conformance with N.J.S.A. 13:1E-126;
2.Questionnaire setting forth experience and qualifications;
3.Bid Guarantee in the form of a bid bond, certified check or cashier's check in the amount of 10% of the total amount of the bid proposal, not to exceed $20,000; payable to the [GOVERNING BODY];
5. Stockholder statement of ownership;
6.Certificate of surety; and
7. Bid Proposal.
All of the foregoing shall be submitted in accordance with the instructions hereinafter contained. The division of the Bid Specifications into parts is merely for convenience and ready reference; all parts of the Bid Specifications constitute a single document.
"Bid proposal" means all documents, proposal forms, affidavits, certificates, statements required to be submitted by the bidder at the time of the bid opening.
"Bid guarantee" means the bid bond, cashier's check or certified check submitted as part of the bid proposal, payable to the contracting unit, ensuring that the successful bidder will enter into a contract. "Bid specifications" means all documents requesting bid proposals for municipal solid waste collection services contained herein.
"Certificate of insurance" means a document showing that an insurance policy has been written and includes a statement of the coverage of the policy.
"Collection site" means the location of waste containers on collection day.
"Collection source" means a generator of designated collected solid waste to whom service will be provided under the contract.
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
Compliance and Enforcement, Office of Local Environmental Management
Uniform Bid Specifications