Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Purchasing

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Purchasing, a division of Financial Management Services, obtains materials, supplies, equipment, and service agreements and secures bids for materials and services for the City of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, the City/County Utility Commission, and the Winston-Salem Transit Authority. The department ensures that local government gets the best equipment or service for the best price.

The Purchasing Division is in City Hall, 3rd floor, Suite 324.
Go to the left off the elevator or to the right from the stairs, up the few steps, and down the hall all the way to the end. Purchasing is on the left. See map for directions to City Hall.

Contact information - Phone: 336-727-2983 | Fax: 336-727-2443

101 N. Main Street, Winston-Salem NC 27101

bids and auctions buyers and staff become a partner
bid procedures terms and conditions
ethics policy frequently asked questions future bids


Notice to all vendors: We are in the process of upgrading our vendor registration and listing application to a new site, vendorlisting.cityofws.org. New vendors should use the new application now to register, and all existing vendors must re-register through the new application by January 1, 2019. The former vendor listing system will be fully deactivated on February 1, 2019. View the full memo sent to vendors [pdf/1p].


Visit our Staff Page to meet our Purchasing Staff Members.


This is a Winston-Salem/Forsyth County division (administered by the City of Winston-Salem).

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