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Public Hearing Notice
A public hearing will be held on May 2 at 10 a.m. regarding proposed revisions to the Baltimore County Purchasing Manual. Learn more.
The mission of the Purchasing and Disbursements Division is to insure that the procurement process of Baltimore County is completed in an efficient and effective manner and conforms to the highest ethical standards in the industry. The Purchasing and Disbursements Division subscribes to the Code of Ethics of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing, Incorporated and is a charter member of the Maryland Public Purchasing Association.
Baltimore County Procurement Overview
Provides insight on the County's procurement processes outlining how and what the county buys, procurement methods used, items that have an impact on the procurement award processes and the purchasing staff. It is a procurement overview of the County's Purchasing Division and Department of Public Works.
Bid results are now available online. For your convenience, all bid results will be posted for thirty (30) days after the bid opening date and time. If you have any additional questions regarding the solicitation or the results, please contact the buyer responsible for the bid.
Use the "All Contracts Due to expire" (PDF) report to prepare for upcoming contracts. The report provides a breakdown by buyer and identifies contracts with a renewal option of one year or less.
Baltimore County's current bid opportunities are listed on our Current Solicitations page. This page is updated frequently, so be sure to stop by often for any new information. Additionally, please be sure to sign up for our weekly email notification of the newest bid opportunities.
Request Email Notification
We need your email address. Please complete the form if you would like Baltimore County to notify you by email when the Purchasing Division issues new solicitations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to frequently asked procurement questions such as "What does 'good standing' mean?" and "How do I become prequalified to do business with Baltimore County?"
Minority and Women Business Enterprises
Baltimore County has made it a priority to encourage the growth and expansion of minority and women-owned businesses and ensure that our contractor pool accurately reflects the communities we serve. Our goal of participation of those businesses on all County contracts is 15 percent. This is a serious goal and another example of our ongoing effort to ensure that every individual has the chance to own a successful business.
New and current vendors looking to create or update their company profile, please contact Purchasing's Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-887-4910.
A public hearing will be held regarding proposed revisions to the Baltimore County Purchasing Manual. The manual updates certain Baltimore County purchasing procedures and provides valuable information concerning the County's procurement process.
Please send your comments to Keith Dorsey, Director, Office of Budget and Finance, 400 Washington Ave, Towson, Maryland, 21204, no later than May 2, 2014.
The hearing will be held on May 2, 2014 at 10 a.m., in the Purchasing Department Conference Room, 400 Washington Ave, Room 148, Towson, Maryland 21204
Revised April 4, 2014