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Thank you for your interest in working with Carson City, however, Carson City does not maintain a vendor data base. Instead vendors can get information at no cost by monitoring the Nevada Appeal for our legal ads and/or by visiting this web site.

For more information about how to do business with Carson City, please click Vendor Guide for Carson City.




Our mission is to provide quality, responsive, and customer service-oriented purchasing, contracting, and related services to City Departments in accordance with the Nevada Revised Statutes;and to insure that all bid processes are fair and equitable affording vendors an equal opportunity of doing business with Carson City.

We are charged to administer the purchasing and contracts programs of Carson City which include the lease or purchase of materials, supplies, services, and equipment; surplus property management and disposal; and public work construction projects for all City Departments in the most cost effective and timely manner.


Laura Tadman, CPPB, Purchasing and Contracts Administrator
201 North Carson Street Suite 3
Carson City, Nevada 89701

Phone: (775) 283-7137
Fax: (775) 887-2107


Bid / RFP documents may be downloaded from the Bid Opportunities page.

For Public Work Construction Projects, you may purchase the plans separately from the following businesses. You may need to call ahead to order the plans.

Nevada Blue, 280 Winnie Lane, Carson City, Nevada 89706, (775) 883-6011

OSI, Inc., 4750 Longley Lane, Ste 103, Reno, Nevada 89502 (775)827-4343

Nevada Builder's Exchange, 634 Ryland Street, Suite E,  Reno, Nevada 89502 (775) 786-4468

Sierra Contractor's Source, 860 Maestro Dr., Ste B, Reno, Nevada 89511 (775)392-7222