Announcements

Ohio|Buys

Date:  11/27/2019 1:47:35 PM



Operated by the Ohio Department of Administrative Services, Ohio|Buys is currently available to a dozen State agencies.
Our website provides details for Agencies, Bidders and Suppliers. Ohio|Buys

For Ohio|Buys solicitations, see the Ohio|Buys Public Solicitations page.



Debarment Guidance MEMO & Debarred Supplier List

Date:  10/17/2019 8:53:55 AM

House Bill (HB) 166, which was signed by Governor DeWine on July 18, 2019, contains several statutory changes to debarment of vendors by state agencies. This memo is describes these changes, which became effective on October 17, 2019, and provides guidance to state agencies on updated procurement practices.

State of Ohio Supplier Debarment List

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APO Meeting - June 12, 2019 Presentation and Agenda

Date:  6/14/2019 11:42:38 AM

The Office of Procurement Services hosts meetings twice a year to review or advise APO's of changes to procurement processes, best practices, and strategic initiatives.

You can now see the presentations and handout from the June 12, 2019 meeting and meetings of the past.

APO Meeting Agenda and Presentations


Blanket Release & Permit FY2020 - FY2021

Date:  5/30/2019 11:38:27 AM

As a result of the recent revisions by OBM to the state's expense account codes, the Office of Procurement Services is providing the following updated Blanket Release and Permit listing.

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Executive Order 2019-12D: Offshore Services

Date:  3/22/2019 10:19:16 AM

Governing the Expenditure of Public Funds for Offshore Services
Governor Mike DeWine issued Executive Order 2019-12D “Governing the
Expenditure of Public Funds for Offshore Services” on March 4, 2019.

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PM-01 Purchasing Procedures

Date:  12/28/2018 5:15:12 PM

PM-01 Purchasing Procedures

PM-02 Emergency Purchasing Procedures

Date:  12/28/2018 4:57:21 PM

PM-02 Emergency Purchasing Procedures

State Term Schedule Guidance - UPDATE

Date:  11/30/2017 9:38:43 AM



The Controlling Board recently approved enhanced transparency measures for purchases made using State Term Schedule (STS) contracts and purchases. A series of guidance documents has been developed to aid in implementing these measures.