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Selling to and buying from the City

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Opportunities to do business with the City

The City of Vancouver adheres to the highest standards of equity, honesty, and open communication when purchasing goods and services.

The City also complies with environmentally sound purchasing practices, and gives suppliers fair and equal opportunity to compete for bids.

To be a supplier for the City of Vancouver, you will need to meet the standards set out in the Supplier code of Conduct, as well as the standards set out in our Ethical Purchasing Policy. 

Opportunities to sell to the City

Bids, contracts, RFPs, purchase orders

The City posts open bids, contracts, RFPs, and more. Also, find links to closed bids, awarded bids, and notices of intent.

Buying or leasing a property

City-owned properties for sale or lease

The City of Vancouver owns and manages properties, buildings, land, and lots. Look up our properties for sale or lease. Access tenant resources if you rent in a City building.

Surplus sales

Used vehicles and equipment sales

The City of Vancouver sells surplus vehicles, equipment, and furniture on classifieds and auction websites. Get tips on making a successful purchase.

Trucking with the City

Hired trucking services

Learn about rankings, payment, method of assessment, and means of appealing assessments for trucking and haulage companies who work with the City.

Access services

Use our online tools to register for classes, pay bills, get permits, and more.

Online services

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Procurement Policy

Download the City of Vancouver's Procurement Policy.

Get the policy

Sustainable and ethical purchasing

Ethical Purchasing Policy

Our Ethical Purchasing Policy ensures that all City suppliers meet the performance standards in our Supplier Code of Conduct. Read the policy and see where products we use are made.

Supplier Code of Conduct

The Supplier Code of Conduct sets the minimum performance standards for the City of Vancouver's Ethical Purchasing Policy.

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250 West 70th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5X 2X1

Fax: 604-326-4751

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