Becoming a Vendor

Become a certified City vendor and expand your business. Create a Vendor Profile with the SF Office of Contract Administration (OCA). Then complete the forms describing your goods or services in the OCA Vendor Profile Application Package to become certified.

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Obtaining a Contract

Once you are registered, you can find open bids and contracts through the OCA Bids/Contracts listing. Notices are added throughout the day. Be sure to check the database periodically because departments may not notify businesses individually that they have an open bid.

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First Source Hiring

You are required to participate in the First Source Hiring Program if your business meets any one of the following three criteria:

  • Awarded a City of SF contract that's over $50,000
  • Lease space of any size from the City of SF
  • Lease space of any size in any building that is over 25,000 square feet
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