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Procurement Division

city of nashville

The Procurement Division serves as the Central Contracting Office for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County. Established by City Charter, this Division serves approximately 51 departments, agencies, commissions and boards. However, the Metropolitan Code of Law excludes Metro Schools (MNPS), Metro Transit (MTA), Airport Authority(MAA), Hospital Authority (MHA), Metro Sports Authority (MSA), Convention Center Authority (CCA) and Housing Authority (MDHA).

The Purchasing Agent (Chief Procurement Agent) reports to the Director of Finance.

Two Mayoral appointed boards govern much of the day-to-day aspects the Division. The Procurement Standards Board is empowered by the Metro Council to establish Procurement Regulations, which further define and provide guidance to the Division in complying with the Procurement Code. The Procurement Appeals Board hears appeals of the Purchasing Agent's protest hearing determinations.

Contact Us

Via Express Mail
Suite 112, Lindsley Hall
730 2nd Avenue South
Nashville TN 37210

Via USPS Mail
730 2nd Avenue South
PO Box 196300
Nashville TN 37219

Purchasing
purchasing@nashville.gov
(615) 862-6180 Phone
(615) 862-6179 FAX

Business Assistance Office
bao@nashville.gov
(615) 880-2814 Phone
(615) 862-6175 FAX