Doing Business with UP
Historically Underutilized Business
The City complies with the State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) program. For information on becoming certified as a HUB vendor, go to the Window on State Government/Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts website at www.window.state.tx.us/procurement/prog/hub. Or you can call 888-863-5881 or 512-463-5872.
Sealed bids are opened at the Purchasing Division Office at 4420 Worcola, Dallas, Texas 75206, unless otherwise specified. Late bids will not be accepted. Bid openings are open to the public, and vendors are welcome to attend whether your firm is participating in the bidding or not.
The City is exempt from payment of federal excise tax and city and state sales and use tax. If the prices quoted and recorded on any order or invoice include such taxes, the amount of the tax will be deducted. Tax Exemption Certificates are provided upon request.
Invoices must contain complete description, quantity, unit price, and extended price. The purchase order number must appear on each invoice.
Normal payment terms are net 30 days. Any discount available for prompt payment should be noted.
Please direct payment inquiries to the originating department first and then to the Payroll / Accounts Payable Specialist at
The Purchasing Division is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m except holidays. Vendors are requested to make an appointment to see the Purchasing Agent.
Additional Contact Information
Fred N. Peek Service Center
4420 Worcola Street
Dallas, TX 75206
3800 University Blvd.
University Park, TX 75205