Frequently Asked Questions
Please note that this page contains commonly asked questions regarding the purchasing policies of the Township of Old Bridge. For questions not addressed here, you may either visit the State of New Jersey's website or contact the Purchasing Department at (732) 721-5600 (Ext. 2910)
What law governs the purchasing policies for the Township?
The Township is governed by N.J.S.A. 40A:11, Local Public Contract Law.
How is business done with the Township?
The Township of Old Bridge obtains price quotes for all the purchases between $6,000.00 and $40,000; uses State Contract Vendors, and solicits bids for all purchases exceeding $40,000.00. All purchases by the Township are authorized by the issuance of a purchase order and no orders should be accepted by any vendor without a copy of the signed purchase order.
Where does the Township publish Requests for Bids (RFB)?
RFB are published in the Home News and Tribune newspaper. Additionally, all Bids (RFB) are published on the Townships website,Click here to view current Bids
How can bid specifications be obtained?
To obtain a copy of bid specifications either Click here to view current Bids or, please call:
Department of Purchasing
(732) 721-5600 (Ext. 2925)
How does the Township dispose of surplus property?
All Township property with an aggregate value of $6,000.00 must be sold at a public auction.
How often does the Township hold Public Auctions?
The Township holds a Public Auction thrruout the year. Please visit our website for information regarding the next auction.
Christopher R. Marion, QPA
Assistant Finance Director/Purchasing Manager
(732) 721-5600, Ext. 2925