Welcome to the Purchasing Division. We are responsible for the acquisition of all goods and services made by or on behalf of the county, its agencies, departments, officials, and authorized agents in accordance with county purchasing policies and procedures. These acquisitions are done in a manner and method which provides the most efficient and effective expenditure of county funds and the maximum protection of county taxpayer interests.
Learning About Bid Opportunities
Suppliers may learn of bid opportunities with Johnson County by clicking on the Bids/RFPs tab. All formal solicitations will be distributed through https://jocogov.ionwave.net
Potential vendors must register (free of charge) and indicate commodities of interest to receive and respond to formal solicitations electronically. Need to register? Go to Supplier Registration
For additional information about how to do business with Johnson County, please see the Supplier Manual for Equipment, Supplies and Services.
Robin Lynes - Purchasing Manager | 913-715-0596
Dale Bauer - Sr. Purchasing Administrator | 913-715-0591
Amy Vallery - Purchasing Administrator | 913-715-0595
John Boos - Purchasing Administrator | 913-715-0590
Larry Allen - Purchasing Administrator | 913-715-0594
- National Institute of Governmental Purchasing- The NIGP Forum is the largest North American conference exclusively for public procurement. The Forum is NIGP's showcase educational event, providing an ideal environment for networking with colleagues and suppliers, attending educational workshops led by subject matter experts in the field, and being motivated and inspired by professional speakers during general sessions.
- KCRPE Kansas City Regional Procurement Exposition
Network with Public Procurement Professionals at one location! Vendors are encouraged to register for the exposition, www.kcrpe.com/vendors.html
Thursday, October 6, 2016 Adams Mark Hotel & Conference Center, Kansas City, MO
- National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP)
- Mid-America Council of Public Purchasing (MACPP)
- Mid-America Regional Council (MARC)
- Administrative Policies and Procedures