Starting February 24, 2024 the Procurement Department will be remote until April while under construction. Paper bids can be time stamped and dropped off in Room 809.
The supplier portal will be unavailable on Thursdays from 5 - 6 p.m. due to regular maintenance.
You can find information about all open bids and RFPs on the Bids and RFPs webpage:
If you have any questions related to your vendor account or want to become a supplier with the City, Vendor Support is open Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET at 617-961-1058 or at email@example.com.
NEW! The Vendor Support team now offers a virtual 2 hour drop-in session on the first Tuesday of each month - 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. EST.
Paper Bid Submission
All paper bids must be time stamped and dropped off in Room 809 Licensing Dept. while our office is under construction.
Schedule an Appointment
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to come to a bid opening or schedule an appointment.
Learn about the City's Disparity Study
The Disparity Study is a powerful tool to help make the changes needed in the way the City spends its resources.
Disparity Study Executive Order
The executive order establishes equitable procurement goals in support of minority- and woman-owned businesses.
Certified Business Directory
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Sheltered Market Pilot Program
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- Ver Detalles de Eventos y Especificaciones de Ofertas (How to find event details and bid specifications)
- Introducir una Oferta En Línea Utilizando el Portal de Proveedores de la Ciudad de Boston (Entering a bid online)
- Crear una identificación de usuario para una cuenta de proveedor existente en el portal de proveedores (Creating a supplier portal user ID on an existing vendor account)
- Cómo firmar y subir un contrato (Signing and uploading a contract)
- Ki jan pou w Gade Detay sou Evènman ak Òf (How to find event details and bid specifications)
- Ki jan pou w kreye yon id itilizatè pou pòtay founisè a pou yon kont vandè ki deja egziste (Creating a supplier portal user ID on an existing vendor account)
- Ki jan pou w Fè yon Òf sou Entènèt Grasa Pòtay Founisè Vil Boston an (Entering a bid online)
- Ki jan pou w kreye yon kont vandè (Creating a new vendor account)
- Ki jan pou w siyen e telechaje yon kontra (Signing and uploading a contract)
- Ki jan pou w Enskri nan Anons Otomatik pa mwayèn Imèl (Signing up for automatic email notifications)
- Ki jan pou w fè mizajou nan enfòmasyon ki sou yon kont vandè ki deja egziste (Updating information on an existing vendor account)