The Montgomery County Purchasing Department administers various programs which are vital to County government. We solicit and award County term contracts for use by county agencies, handle the procurement of commodities, services, and construction used by County agencies and oversee the disposal of surplus property.We utilize state and cooperative purchasing contracts and serve as an information resource for departments, buying a wide range of products and services. These functions keep county government running smoothly.
Montgomery County is a Pennsylvania subdivision governed by three commissioners under the Second Class County Code. Bidding procedures and practices are in accordance with the Second Class County Code and the Montgomery County Procurement Code which, except for certain exemptions, calls for purchases in excess of $21,000 to be on an advertised competitive basis. The Montgomery County Procurement Policy is available here.