Frequently Asked Questions

The Department of Education uses the Procure.Az.gov bidders lists.  Please go to http://Procure.Az.gov to register and to find current bid opportunities

Some school districts use http://Procure.Az.gov and others use http://azpurchasing.org. Please go to Procure.Az.gov or azpurchasing.org to register.  Others do not.  In those cases, please contact the school district to inquire how to be added to their bidders list.

No.  These purchases are made at the local level.  Please contact the individual school districts.

The state procurement rules are found at http://spo.az.gov.  The school district rules are found in articles 9 and 10 of the State Board of Education rules (R7-2-1001 et sec and R7-2-1101 et sec) at www.azsos.gov/public_services

These are in the Uniform School Financial Rules (USFRs) published by the Arizona Auditor General’s office. Go to http://www.azauditor.gov/manuals_schooldistrict.htm