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Use this list to view OCA’s current citywide term contracts for commonly purchased goods and services.
One-time purchases of commodities and general services less than $10,000 can be made by a purchase order issued by City departments without going through OCA.
One-time purchases of commodities and general services over $10,000 result in a purchase order issued by OCA.
Recurring purchases of commodities and general services over $10,000 generally result in a contract issued by OCA. Depending on the purchase, OCA may create the contract specifically for your department or make it available citywide for all city department to use.
Start a multiyear contract to buy professional services, software solutions or online content.
Learn about your 3 options for buying technology-related goods or services and when to use them.
Read the requirements for common agency approvals, requirements, and waivers you may need for a contract.
Include 1 of these contract templates with your solicitation when you start a multiyear contract.
Find out which contracting requirements you may waive and under what circumstances, and how to submit a waiver request.
Watch training videos on various contracting topics, including purchasing, waivers, and using PeopleSoft.
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