How are purchases solicited?
Through competitive quotes or bids using one of three methods:

A. Request for Quotes
B. Request for Bid
C. Request for Proposal

Purchases or contracts for materials, supplies, equipment and services will be based, whenever possible and practicable, on competitive solicitation within approved guidelines. Prospective vendors are encouraged to check the District website for Bid Postings on a regular basis.

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1. What does the District do?
2. How do I become a vendor for the District?
3. Do I need a Business License to conduct business with the District?
4. How are purchases solicited?
5. How does the procurement process work?
6. Do I need a contractor's license?
7. I am a professional in “XYZ” field. Do I need a license?
8. What are Prevailing Wages and how does it affect doing business with the District?
9. What are the DIR registration requirements for work on any District public works projects?
10. What is an authorized purchase?
11. How will I receive a Purchase Order?
12. What do I do when I receive a purchase order?
13. What about gifts and gratuities?
14. How do I get paid?
15. Are there any insurance requirements?
16. What are the District’s safety concerns?