Operational Services Division (OSD)

Where government meets business and business meets government through procurement, business diversity, and customer focus.

Contact Us



One Ashburton Place, Room 1017, Boston, MA 02108-1552


Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm

TTY Line (617) 727-2716


(617) 727-4527

Who we serve

The Operational Services Division (OSD) serves both our business and government customers through a variety of services and programs ranging from managing the state fleet of vehicles, managing the Commonwealth’s COMMBUYS Procurement Market Center, certifying diverse businesses looking to do business with the Commonwealth, to management and oversight of the procurement of goods and services, which includes the direct management of more than 100 Statewide Contracts that have in excess of $1.4 billion in purchases.

Recent news & announcements from Operational Services Division

  • News

    5th Anniversary of COMMBUYS 

    3/25/2019 Operational Services Division

    Purchase order values exceed $2 Billion!

  • News

    MASSBUYS EXPO Retired  

    3/18/2019 Operational Services Division

    For the past 20 years, the Operational Services Division (OSD) has been pleased to host the annual gathering of the Commonwealth’s procurement professionals and Statewide Contract vendors — an event that evolved into the MASSBUYS EXPO.

Upcoming Events from Operational Services Division

  • 2019 Live Vehicle Auction Schedule 

    Friday, April 26, 2019 8:30 a.m. -
    Saturday, November 9, 2019 4 p.m.
    Friday, April 26, 2019 8:30 a.m. - Saturday, November 9, 2019 4 p.m.
    Begining April 26, 2019
  • OFF47 Kickoff Event – Boston 

    1 Ashburton Place, 21st Floor Conference Room, Boston, MA 02108
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    OSD Kickoff- Boston to the launch Statewide Contract OFF47 Office Supplies, Recycled Paper and Envelopes, effective June 1, 2019.