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Public Assistance: Contracting Requirements Checklist

“FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and
improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.”
August 31, 2017
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) Program provides supplemental assistance to states, tribes, and local governmental entities, as well as certain private non-profit organizations (hereinafter referred to as applicants). FEMA’s Public Assistance Program and Policy Guide ( provides comprehensive information regarding assistance that FEMA can provide and the requirements that applicants must follow in order to receive the assistance. The purpose of this Fact Sheet is to provide key information that applicants need to consider when utilizing contracted resources.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfPublic Assistance Contracting Requirements Checklist

Provides applicants with important considerations when using contracted resources.

0.55MOctober 16, 2018