Mission Statement The mission of the Procurement Department is the acquisition of materials, supplies, equipment and services necessary for operation of the County's Departments and to insure that each purchase is made in a legal, ethical and professional manner in compliance with the County’s Procurement Ordinance and the practices of the procurement profession.
The Procurement Department:
Secures materials, supplies, equipment and services at the lowest possible cost, while achieving the greatest benefit for the County
Protects and controls all materials being held in the inventory supply room while minimizing investment and operating costs
Analyzes the condition and value of all surplus items, either to relocate to other departments or obtain the highest monetary value by means of public auction, competitive sealed bids or surplus store
Vendors wishing to be placed on Berkeley County bidder/vendor file will be required to complete a bidder/vendor application form. Forms may be requested from the Procurement Department or downloaded here.
Berkeley County Government will be utilizing the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP) 5-digits commodity code in the near future. Vendors submitting applications are requested to include the 5-digits commodity code for their products or services. The following link may help you research the commodity codes you wish to be considered for. We do not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of this information.
The NIGP Commodity/Service Code displayed here is copyrighted material that is to be used for reference purposes only. All Rights Reserved. This material is for this Agency's use only and may not be downloaded without a license from Periscope Holding, Inc.