Red Flag: Poorly Supported Disqualifications

Project officials can disqualify bidders at the prequalification or bidding stages for superficial or arbitrary reasons in order to facilitate the selection of a favored bidder.  Such efforts are a strong indicator of corruption.

This red flag can indicate the following schemes:

Click on the schemes listed above to see more information on each scheme, a more complete listing of their red flags and steps to determine if the schemes are actually present.