City Departments & Schools


City departments have limited authority to issue purchase orders for goods, materials, supplies, equipment and services that do not exceed an aggregate dollar amount of $10,000 during a fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). Schools are limited to transactions that do not exceed $1,500. The direct procurement of materials, supplies and services by the using department or school shall be limited to transactions that do require formal, sealed bids.

Contact Lists

Contact list of employees that manages departmental purchases:

Type of Bids

View the types of bids which the city department, schools or the procurement office may use to secure goods and/or services.
  1. ABC Virginia Auto Auction

    ABC Virginia Auto Auction is the city's designated company for automotive equipment sales & disposal of light duty vehicles. Read on...
  2. Motley’s Auction & Realty Group

    Motley’s Auction & Realty Group is the designated company of the City of Hampton's automotive equipment sales & disposal of heavy duty trucks/motorized construction equipment. Read on...