Stretching Every Dollar with Smarter Spending
The State Purchasing teams award and manage hundreds of statewide contracts on behalf of more than 200 state agencies and 1,900 local government CO-OP members.
With a massive marketplace and billions of dollars in purchasing power, Texas offers abundant opportunities for vendors of a wide variety of goods and services, including minority- and women-owned businesses. Texas is focused on maximizing best value in purchasing through a continuous process of analysis and optimization that promises additional efficiencies and cost savings.
State Purchasing Highlights
New TxSmartBuy Launches in June
The new TxSmartBuy system will launch Mon., June 2, 2014. To ensure all data is transferred to the new system, the current system will shut down 6 PM CT on Fri., May 23. View launch details »
Training and Certification
Find out more about the Training and Certification Update on Contract Management SB1681 and certification requirements.