The Department of Procurement is responsible for providing guidance in the purchasing of all goods and services according to the City Code of Ordinances. The department is directly responsible for the purchasing of commodities, services, and construction for all departments and agencies for amounts greater than the petty cash limit.
The total proposed operating budget for Department of Procurement is $5,316,768. This is a decrease of $300,509 (-6%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 81 to 82 (+1%).
The Atlanta City Council’s Finance/Executive Committee has jurisdiction over the Department of Procurement.