The Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance has received the prestigious "Achievement of Excellence in Procurement" award. This marks the thirteenth consecutive year that Fulton County has been chosen as a recipient. The Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance also received the "Outstanding Agency Accreditation Achievement" award. Both awards were awarded by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing.
To promote the timely purchase of quality goods and services at the most favorable cost, within a working environment committed to maximizing the potential of its employees while working to meet the highest ethical and professional standards to encourage growth in the minority and female community and promote diversity in contracting.
The vision of the Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance is to ensure the integrity of the purchasing process and to ensure ¬†fair and equitable treatment of all persons who deal with the Department of Purchasing & Contract Compliance. To foster competition, and maximize to the fullest extent practicable the purchasing value of County funds while providing safeguards for maintaining the transparency, quality and integrity of the purchasing process. To be the benchmark of professional public purchasing.
To ensure diversity in contracting which will result in equal business opportunities for small, minority and female businesses.