Purchasing & Procurement

Mission Statement

The mission of the Purchasing Department is to maximize the County's resources by applying competitive and efficient purchasing standards in an ethical and responsive manner to meet the County's needs.


The Purchasing office obtains the services and goods needed to operate the county offices and meet the requirements of departments. Specifications are collected and requests for bids are published for projects not covered under existing purchasing or service agreements.

Vendor Registration

Policies & Forms

Contact the Purchasing Department at 912-754-2159 if you have questions regarding the Effingham County Purchasing and Procurement Policy (pages 22 to 28 of the Financial Policies).

E-Verify Number

  • Effingham County E-Verify Number: 185295
  • Date of Authorization: January 28, 2009