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DAS: Where the state connects

The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) is the nerve center for state government. From statewide human resources to information technology to building and construction services to procurement to fleet operations to grant administration and more, DAS helps state government function. DAS offers services for state agencies, municipalities, businesses, and individuals. On this site, you can:

  • Search and apply for exciting careers in state government.
  • Learn about state contract opportunities.
  • Find resources for small and minority-owned businesses.
  • Explore state surplus and auctions.
  • View state building and fire codes.
  • Understand state employee benefits.
  • And much more.
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What's new at DAS

We publish press releases and blog posts to let state employees and the public know about the latest happenings, services, and events at DAS. Use the links below to see what’s new.
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Help for State of Connecticut employees

Forbes recently rated Connecticut one of the best states to work in due to some of the benefits we provide our employees, among other factors. Learn more about benefits.
  • DAS fleet services 
    The state offers state vehicle rentals to executive branch state agencies.
  • IT service desk 
    Need tech help? Put in a ticket for login issues or other technological roadblocks.

For agencies and municipalities

Learn about services for agencies and municipalities offered by the Department of Administrative Services.

Innovation in technology 

Learn how the DAS Bureau of Information Technology Solutions (BITS) is helping to improve the lives of Connecticut residents through technology.

State surplus 

DAS manages surplus state-owned vehicles, equipment, and personal property and offers surplus auctions for state agencies, municipalities, and the public.

Leasing and property transfer 

Statewide Leasing and Property Transfer handles real estate and related services to many state agencies, as well as the judicial branch.


Learn about grants offered by the Office of Grants Administration for projects throughout the state of Connecticut.
Find grants for HVAC upgrade projects available for Connecticut schools.
Information about the Office of Grants Administration’s non-priority list grants.
Learn about the Priority List for Connecticut school construction grants.
Learn about grants available for school construction projects in Connecticut.

More resources


Procurement services

DAS Procurement offers a wide range of opportunities for anyone seeking to do business with the state of Connecticut.
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Find all building codes

Explore building and fire prevention codes as well as construction standards.
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Contact us

Get contact information and hours of operation for the Department of Administrative Services.