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Current Opportunities

The open business opportunities are listed in the table below. Click on the links for additional information about the purchase. New opportunities are posted as needs are identified.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS:
SAO Conference Chairs

It is the intent of the State Auditor’s Office (SAO) to solicit proposals to purchase between 130 and 190 conference room chairs. The intent of this RFP is to identify a vendor whose proposal, conforming to this RFP, is most advantageous to the State, price and other factors considered.
Posted:   7/05/2019
Type:   RFP
Status:   Open
Closing date:   7/26/2019, 1:00pm
Detailed Instructions    Instructions for SAO Conference Chair Proposals
Additional Information    SAO Conference Chair Request for Proposals

Historically Underutilized Business Program

The mission of the State Auditor's Office's Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program is to provide assistance to HUBs to afford them a fair opportunity to participate in the competitive procurement process. The State Auditor's Office is committed to making the procurement process open to all qualified vendors.

HUB Certification and Eligibility

A Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) is, according to the Texas Government Code, Title 10, Chapter 2161, Subchapter A, a business, created for the purpose of making a profit, with its principal place of business in Texas, that is at least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by a person or persons who are economically disadvantaged and who have been historically underutilized because of their identification as members of the following gender or ethnic groups:

  • Black
  • Hispanic
  • Asian-Pacific
  • Native American
  • Women

Application for certification should be submitted to the Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA), State Purchasing Division. For more information on certification, please contact CPA's HUB Certification and Compliance office at (512) 463-5872 or (888) 863-5881 or visit their website at HUB Certification.

Items Frequently Purchased

  • Educational Training Services
  • Financial and Accounting Services
  • Consumable Office Supplies
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Peripherals and Supplies
  • Office Furniture and Equipment
  • Books and Reference Materials

For Additional Information

Please contact Business Services at:
Phone (512) 936-9500
Fax (512) 936-9420
businessservices@sao.texas.gov