The Purchasing Department is a section within the Financial Administration Division of The Town of Glastonbury and supports the procurement requirements of the Town. Utilizing a centralized coordination of Purchasing activities, the Department receives purchase requests from the various Town departments and determines, with the assistance of the requesting departments, the best method of procurement, including open market purchasing, informal quotations, formal bids or proposals, and cooperative purchasing. Centralized coordination of purchasing encourages cost savings through bulk purchases and consolidated purchases as well as compliance with various Purchasing legal requirements.
The Purchasing Department is also responsible for the Disposition of Surplus Property and administration of the Town's Procurement Card Program.
Statement of Purpose
The Town of Glastonbury Purchasing Department is committed to the procurement of quality goods and services in a cost-effective and timely manner while adhering to legal and ethical requirements as established by local, state, and federal laws and regulations, sound internal controls and professional purchasing principles.
Town of Glastonbury
Town Hall, 2nd Level
2155 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033