Larger purchases, typically those above $10,000, generally require source selection through a competitive process (“competitive solicitation”), providing multiple vendors the opportunity to do business with the District.
Please see our Solicitation Dollar Threshold Chart to determine procurement requirements for your specific purchase. If you are soliciting a contract that will utilize federal grant or pass-through funds, please review the Federal Procurement Guidelines.
If your purchase is an informal procurement, please see our Informal Procurements page.
If your purchase is a formal procurement, please see our Formal Procurements - RFPs and ITBs page.
Rules Governing District Purchasing & Contracting
Please see our Purchasing Rules for rules governing District Purchasing & Contracting.