Purchasing and Contracting

Contractor COVID Information: Letters to County contractors, providing information and guidance regarding the COVID-19 crisis and its effect on County contracts and contractors, can be found at the following link:

COVID-19 Updates for County Contracts and Contractors


COVID-19 Emergency Response: If you are able to provide products or services related to the County’s COVID-19 response, please complete the appropriate survey form using the links below:

Hotel Rooms

Vaccination Sites/Pods & Clinical Staff

PPE/Supplies, Equipment & Services (including testing and vaccine-related items)



County of San Diego Outreach Events and Workshops:

12 Fri 3pm-5pm Procurement Workshop: Proposal Writing for the County of San Diego
Location: Virtual Event
9 Fri 3pm-5pm Procurement Workshop: You’ve Been Awarded a Contract, Now What?
Location: Virtual Event
14 Fri 3pm-5pm Procurement Workshop: Contract Financial Management
Location: Virtual Event



  • The primary way to participate in County business opportunities.
  • An interactive online Procurement Application for suppliers interested in doing business with the County of San Diego.
  • The way for a supplier to register, receive email notifications, download documents, respond to solicitations, or view awarded contracts.


Looking Ahead: Principles, Vision, Mission and Values


Integrity - Expertise - Transparency 


Achieve excellence in procurement and support services through collaboration with County Departments and engagement with the community and suppliers. 


Provide efficient and effective mission-focused contracting services applying open, inclusive and transparent practices. 


  • Conduct County procurement with the highest standards of ethics, integrity, and compliance
  • Provide outstanding customer service, collaborate with departments, and engage the community and suppliers to maintain a competitive business environment
  • Deliver professional procurement and support business advice and expert guidance
  • Lead with transparency, inclusion, and accountability