Doing Business With the City

Doing Business With the City
The Purchasing and Contracts Administration Division should be your first point of contact to conduct business with the city. The Division ensures that the city receives the best value for the services, materials, supplies and equipment needed to operate the city.

The Purchasing Process
How the City Buys: Useful information on the processes and rules related to city purchasing.

Becoming a Vendor
Get access to the local vendor policies and application required to conduct business with the city. The city has a local vendor preference of 5% for city businesses and 3% for county businesses. 

Minority Business Enterprise Program
The city values diversity and the participation of all groups and persons in the local economy. Minority owned business resources and registry certification are available at the Florida Office of Supplier Diversity.

Visit the Minority Business Enterprise Program page.

Helpful Purchasing Resources
Browse helpful links to additional national, state and local purchasing resources.

City Property Inquiries
The acquisition, purchase, and lease of city properties and buildings are administered by the Housing and Real Estate Division of the Community Development Department.