Welcome to the Operational Services Division's Procurement Information Center. Each major component of the procurement process is presented as a link from this page. The major topic is listed along with associated policy and expanded guidance, some of which have been issued as a separate OSD Policy Guidance documents. We hope you will find this site convenient and user-friendly. We also hope it will be easier for you to keep up-to-date on the latest policy changes. Changes will be accomplished by completely replacing the affected document (which will have a revised date). We will also tell you what has changed.

Procurement Overview doc format of procurement_intro
- OSD Legal Authority, Strategic Oversight and the Required Use of Statewide Contracts (Revised 3/11/2015)

Associated Policies and Guidance:

Procurement Exceptions docx format of except
(Revised 12/19/2014)

Associated Policies and Guidance:

How to Do a Competitive Procurement docx format of procure.doc

Associated Policies and Guidance:

Associated Policies and Guidance:

Human and Social Services/Purchase of Service (POS) Contracts:

Contract Execution and Management:

Vendor Debarment - All departments must check the debarred vendor lists before awarding or renewing a contract in order to ensure that they are not awarding a contract to a debarred vendor.


The following documents pertaining to contract execution and management have been jointly issued by the Operational Services Division and the Office of the Comptroller.

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