The Purchasing Division assists City departments in procuring goods and services necessary to perform their daily operations at the most economical cost ensuring compliance with procurement standards.  The professional staff of the Purchasing Division acts as a liaison between the departments, vendors, and contractors.  The responsibilities of the Purchasing Division are carried out in accordance with the legal requirements established in the Escondido Municipal Code and by all other laws as may be applicable.

Bid documents and specifications are located on the website to review and print.  If you wish to be added to the City's bidders' list, please visit the Bidders' List Online Self-Service Page and fill out the requested information.

For convenience, the City uses a third-party website, for soliciting public construction project proposals and bids.

Bid Results


Innovate78 is the collaborative outcome of five cities - Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista - coming together with a shared vision to boost economic prosperity along the 78 Corridor. From tech startups to life sciences and communications, North County is the place where innovation and lifestyle collide.  Here, in the five forward-thinking communities that comprise the 78 Corridor, creative leaders are gathering to continue this momentum of innovation and success.
Click here to access the Innovate 78 RFP.  For all questions related to this RFP, please contact City of Oceanside's Economic Development Manager, Michelle Geller.

Division Contacts

Public Service Agreements and Requests for Bids
Edid Molina
760-839-4580 / Fax: 760-745-3517

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