FAQ for Vendors

Below are commonly asked questions from vendors regarding procurement for the City of Temple. Please contact us at 254-298-5655 with any questions.

Can I visit the Purchasing Department to offer my goods or services to the City?

How do I get on the City's vendor list?

Is the City exempt from paying taxes?

I am having trouble with the City's Bonfire ebidding portal. Who do I contact?

Do I have to submit my bid or proposal response electronically through Bonfire?

Who is authorized to sign contracts on behalf of the City?

Where do I send invoices for purchases the City makes?

How can I check the payment status of an invoice?