[Become a supplier]

A guide to becoming an Approved Supplier.

First become a Registered Bidder...

The first step to begin working with the City is to complete a short registration process to become a "Registered Bidder". This will allow you to view and bid on Sourcing Events.


...then Become an Approved Supplier

After becoming a Registered Bidder, you can then advance your status to become an Approved Supplier, which allows you to be fully awarded City contracts. The steps to do this are as follows:

  1. Complete a San Francisco Business Tax Registration
  2. Complete a 12B Equal Benefits Declaration

In addition to the hyperlinked directions above, you can click here to view step-by-step directions on How to Become an Approved Supplier.