For Procurement Officers
The State of Maryland is Open for Business and is committed to your success in helping make that happen! On this website you will be given access to information to assist you in procuring goods and services for the State in the most efficient and beneficial way possible. The goal is to create a one-stop shop for all State of Maryland Procurement Staff that enables you to be a successful Procurement Professional.For Procurement Officers
Purchases Under $50,000
All Agencies have small procurement delegation up to $50,000. If you have questions about how to conduct a small procurement, click here.See Small Procurement Section 3.4.1
Purchases Over $50,000
Delegation thresholds over $50,000 depend on the purchase type, the procurement method, and individual agencies. If you have questions about your agency’s delegation, click here.DGS OSP General Delegation to Agencies
The Maryland Procurement Academy (MDPA)
The MDPA offers certification programs for Maryland Procurement Professionals. Refer to this website for training schedules and modules to provide continued professional procurement education, including training to become a Certified Maryland Procurement Officer (CMPO), as well as eMMA training to utilize the State’s eProcurement system – eMaryland Marketplace Advantage!MDPA Training - NEW eMMA Classes Available!