Doing Business With Port Canaveral
Coffee Chat with Port Staff – June 2013 Schedule
Welcome to the Canaveral Port Authority's portal into "How to Do Business with the Port". This portal is intended to give prospective and current vendors all the information they need to monitor and participate in purchasing activities at Port Canaveral.
How to Become a Registered Vendor For Automatic Bid Notifications
The Canaveral Port Authority recognizes the importance of having a solid and diverse vendor database and is constantly seeking new sources of supply, as well as expansion of business into new areas with our current vendors. To ensure that as many vendors as possible are notified of bid opportunities, Port Canaveral has partnered with The Public Group for eProcurement services including vendor database management and electronic bid notifications. Registration is FREE and can be done quickly and easily by visiting http://www.publicpurchase.com/gems/canaveralpa,fl/buyer/public/home.
We Won A Bid - Now What?
Once a vendor has been selected for a contract or purchase, the vendor must provide to Purchasing Services a Port vendor application, W9 and, in some cases, insurance certificates. A vendor cannot be issued a purchase order or payment until these documents are submitted and processed.
How To Find Out More Information of Bid Opportunities?
All formal bid solicitations are listed on the Port Canaveral website on the Current Solicitations page. Vendors not registered with Public Purchase are
encouraged to check the website regularly for bid opportunities. In addition, advertisements may be placed in the Florida Today newspaper and other