Exemption Overview

If a government entity wants to procure an item through an avenue outside a DIR contract or service (i.e. any Cooperative Contracts, TEX-AN, CCTS, Other Telecom Services, or other program areas such as Texas.gov), the agency must first obtain an exemption from DIR. Exemption processes are explicit. To learn more, simply click on the "+" symbol next to "Exemption Overview" to reveal the exemption processes for:

  • Cooperative Contracts
  • Telecom
  • Texas.gov
  • Data Center Services(DCS)

​​On tablets or mobile devices, click the menu bar first to reveal “+ Exemption Overview”.