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Doing Business with the County

The Board of Supervisors sets forth how purchasing activities are to be conducted in Nevada County and has adopted the Purchasing Policy.  These policies contained in this document apply to all County departments, including department heads and elected officials.

 To apply for Local Vendor Status please complete the Local Vendor Affidavit.
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Requests for Bids and Proposals

All current solicitations are available on Public Purchase and shown below. To register as a vendor click here: Register .

Click for instructions on how to register your company with Public Purchase  .

Click here to view previous solicitations. For solicitations issued prior to August 2017 please contact ncpurchasing@co.nevada.ca.us.

Open Bids

Closed Bids

Surplus Sales 

Nevada County Surplus is now being sold through Public Surplus. For access to the website and for further instructions, click on the link below.  


Auctions will be ongoing with new items and closing times uploaded often.