Manchester, Connecticut

General Services

The General Services Division is responsible for the purchasing of all supplies, materials, equipment and services used by the Town. The purchase of these items is achieved through the use of formal sealed Invitations to Bid, Request for Proposals, informal written quotes and verbal quotes.
The Town also participates in cooperative purchases with other agencies such as the State of Connecticut, Capital Region Council of Governments, US Communities, Western States Contracting Alliance(WSCA), PEPPM National Contract Program, Connecticut Consortium, and other regional and national cooperatives.

General Services is also responsible for print and mail room services.

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 860-647-3031

Bid Requests

The Town of Manchester is providing bid information over the Internet as part of our effort to provide vendors with equal and timely access to information.



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Contact Us

Contact Information and Directions


Living Wage Summary

Summary description for vendors regarding Manchester's Living Wage Ordinance.


Federal Regulations

Regulations Regarding Federal Uniform Guidance Procurement Standards.


Purchasing Guidelines

Information for departments concerning the Town's procurement procedures and policies.


Living Wage Ordinance

Adopted by The Board of Directors on 1-12-2010.

See Living Wage Summary for Annual Adjustment(Here)