Welcome to the City of Santa Clarita's Purchasing web page. Purchasing is part of the City Clerks Office of the City Manager's Office and is responsible for:
- U.S. Mail, shipping, receiving, surplus and warehouse functions
- Providing purchasing services to City departments
The Purchasing staff consists of seven employees. Purchasing buys most of the office supplies, services, equipment and equipment maintenance. Additionally, quote and bid preparation assistance is provided to City staff. Purchasing is very interested in promoting business opportunities within the City. All bids over $20,000 are advertised in the local papers and provided to the Chamber of Commerce and the Valley Industrial Association. Vendors will be notified via email based on community codes linked to supplier registration. Purchasing staff work very closely with Accounts Payable to make sure invoices are correct and paid promptly.
The City of Santa Clarita strongly encourages the participation of small and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise in its public projects. For more information on available training and assistance please visit www.buildcalifornia.org .