• Statewide contracts & outreach

    The mission of the Operational Services Division Outreach Team is to help municipalities and other eligible entities save time and money by using statewide contracts for commodities and services.

  • Online solicitations for cities & towns

    Cities & towns are eligible to use the Commonwealth's Procurement  & Solicitation System (COMMBUYS) to post solicitations.

  • OSD Municipal Procurement e-News links to Word file

    Updates for municipalities on Statewide Contracts, events, publications and information that affects the municipal purchasing community. To subscribe please send a blank email to osd_municipalities-sub@listserv.state.ma.us.
  • Legal requirements & recommended practices (pdf) links to PDF file

    Legal requirements, recommended practices, and sources of advice for municipal, county, district and local authority procurement of supplies, services and real property. Also known as the Chapter 30B Manual, published by the Inspector General .
  • Seminars & certification for purchasing officials

    The Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) program enhances the capacity of public purchasing officials to operate effectively and achieve excellence in public procurement.

  • Procurement bulletins

    Procurement bullets from the Office of the Inspector General.