Register To Become A Vendor

When you register with our free online public procurement and bid management service on the
Public Purchase website, you will automatically be notified when formal bid opportunities of interest become available and be able to download bid solicitations.

Access to submit questions and respond to formal bids online as well as accessing bid opportunities from other government agencies will also be available with the free option.

In order to view specific bid information and respond to a bid, vendors will need to fully complete the Vendor Registration process by creating a Public Purchase account and then registering with the County of Fresno.

Please Note: Allow a minimum of 48 hours to fully complete the registration process.

How to Register 

Step 1:  Create a free account using the link above. If you are already registered with Public Purchase, go to Step 3.

Step 2:  You will receive a confirmation email from Public Purchase once your account is activated. This can take up to 24 hours. Go to Step 3 to link your account to the County of Fresno.

Step 3:  Do not skip this step!  Use the link provided in the confirmation email to log in with your username and password, click the Tools tab at the top right side of the screen. Type in County of Fresno and click on search, then click Register with Agency on the right side of County of Fresno-Purchasing.

Step 4:  To be notified of bid opportunities, make sure you select the NIGP commodity codes that relate to your business in order to receive the appropriate email notifications for future bid opportunities.

Vendors must keep contact information and email addresses up to date in Public Purchase.

For problems registering, you can contact Public Purchase at 800-591-5546 or email or email