Main Office
118 N. Clark St.
Room 1018
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone Number
312.603.5370
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Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide an open and transparent procurement process that promotes maximum competition, delivers procurement opportunities to our community, implements efficient procurement practices, and leverages the County’s overall resources to achieve best value and quality.

To achieve this goal, the Office of the Chief Procurement Officer is committed to implementing open and transparent procurement methods to promote maximum vendor participation while leveraging overall County volume to achieve lower costs.

**Due to Covid-19 and effective immediately, Cook County is only accepting bids, proposals, and qualification packages electronically.  To submit your bid, proposal, or qualification package electronically, click on this link Online Solicitation / Bid Submission Page  complete the form, upload your documents, and click on submit button. **

***NOTICE – All Cook County Procurement Employees are working remotely until May 30, 2020.***

If you need to contact a Procurement staff member, please dial their direct number which can be found under the Procurement Staff Directory link.

Questions regarding a specific solicitation should be e-mailed to the Buyer specified in the solicitation. ***

Please join us for a virtual town hall to discuss the County's rapid response to COVID-19 on May 8, 2020.

 

Cook County Procurement Code

Procurement Workshops:

  • Procurement 101: Doing Business with Cook County
  • How to Submit a Successful Request for Proposal (RFP)
  • Job Order Contracting (JOC) 101
  • Procurement Essentials – Governing Laws & Ordinances
  • Sale of County Surplus: What, When, Where, and How?
  • Growing Your Business – Alternative Financing Solutions

To inquire on dates/times or to register for any of these workshops, please email OCPO.Events@cookcountyil.gov.  See you there!

Vendors interested in doing business with Cook County may also wish to explore procurement opportunities with other local government agencies in Cook County:

  • Forest Preserve District of Cook County
    The Forest Preserve District of Cook County  provides an online listing of current procurement opportunities and and other information regarding procurement with the Forest Preserve District.

  • Cook County Health
    CCHHS is a Cook County agency with purchasing authority.  A listing of current procurement opportunities and other contract information related to the health and hospital system in available at their website.

  • Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA)