As a vendor on a Statewide Contract, it is now up to you to begin marketing your products and services to potential buyers across the Commonwealth. Being on a contract gives you the opportunity to reach out to many state agencies, cities & towns, schools, eligible non profits, etc., to promote your business. While OSD cannot do the marketing for you, we can provide you with guidance on how to reach potential buyers.
The market for commodities and services across the Commonwealth is extensive. All Executive departments are required to use Statewide Contracts for their purchases. In addition, many other public and quasi-public entities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts are eligible, though not required, to use Statewide Contracts.
The following information is provided as a resource for Statewide Contractors to be able to identify and to reach out to potential customers.
This online directory is a joint effort of the Division of Local Services (DLS) and city and town clerks to provide a regularly maintained resource for addresses and contact information for officials in Massachusetts' 351 cities and towns. City and town clerks are authorized to enter the system to add/update/ delete officials in their respective communities.
The Department of Education's website provides detailed information on public elementary and secondary schools. Included on this website is information on private, Chapter 766, Charter Schools and Educational Collaborative organization.
This website provides a list of over 200 local Housing Authorities from across the Commonwealth.
This web page contains links to all Public Higher Education Campuses in the Commonwealth.
If you would like more detailed information about the state procurement process, please refer to the Commonwealth's Procurement Information Center.