Bid Opportunities

purchasing & contract compliance

Bid Opportunities

Bid Opportunities

In an effort to improve service and efficiency, as of Monday, May 4, 2020, the Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance will begin utilizing BidNet Direct Georgia Purchasing Group to advertise all new bid opportunities. This system will provide convenient online access to all solicitation documents and information.
 
You will need to register online with BidNet Direct in order to participate in future bid opportunities from the County -  simply register onlineThere is no charge to register; simply follow the registration path and select the "Limited Access" option.
If you need any assistance registering or using the platform, please call BidNet's Support Team at 800-835-4603 ext. 2 for assistance.

Projects currently posted on the Bid Board will remain until those projects have been awarded. So continue to check the Bid Board for any updates (addenda, award status, etc.,). The County’s old Bid Board site will still be available to search for archival purposes only.

The Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance also advertises the following projects as required by state law on the Georgia Procurement Registry:
  • Goods, services or both valued at $100,000 or more
  • Public works construction contracts subject to Chapter 91 of Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia valued at $100,000 or more.

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frequently asked questions

How will I be notified of bid solicitations?

We send email notifications based on the five digit National Institute of Governmental Purchasing codes used to identify the goods/services your business can provide. Bid solicitations are also posted on Fulton County's Website.

How can I receive a copy of a bid?

 

We send email notifications based on the five digit National Institute of Governmental Purchasing codes used to identify the goods/services your business can provide. Bid solicitations are also posted on Fulton County’s website.


 

How can I view a previously awarded bid?

Previously awarded bids can be seen on the bid board.

What are the requirements for being able to bid on a solicitation?

There are no requirements for being able to bid on a solicitation. Vendors are encouraged to register their business with Fulton County using the Vendor Self Service system. Registering helps speed the payment process for goods and services provided to Fulton County.

What are the competitive requirements for the county?

Competitive requirements for the county are based on the final dollar amount.

• up to $2,499.99 - no bids or quotes required; competition is obtained whenever practical

• $2500 - $49,999.99 - minimum of five quotes must be obtained

• $50,000 or greater - Formal sealed invitation to bid or request for proposal

Does the county release the estimated cost of projects being bid?

No.

Must a company be based in Georgia to submit a bid or proposal?

No.

May I receive or send a bid package by fax?

No. Submission guidelines are listed in each solicitation.