Contracts & Procurement

The Metropolitan Council provides essential services and infrastructure to Metro Transit's bus and rail system, wastewater treatment services, regional parks, planning, and affordable housing to the region.

What we buy & how we buy it

The Council frequently purchases goods and services through a cost-effective, competitive and fair process accessible to all businesses. Contract opportunity documents are available for viewing and downloading at no charge — except construction documents, which are subject to a download fee of $6.

Preparing & submitting a bid or proposal

Step-by-step guide to the process of responding to an Invitation for Bid (IFB) or Request for Proposals (RFP).

After award: Contract & reporting requirements

Welcome to contracting with the Metropolitan Council. Find out what's next.

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