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Doing Business with the City

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The City of Novato purchases and contracts for a wide variety of supplies, services, equipment, and expert assistance to provide  a full range of municipal services and programs. If your business is interested in working with the City, please refer to the following information and complete and submit all required documents. Compliance with City policies is required prior to bid acceptance.

For inquiries related to vendor payments, call (415) 899-8900 or email

All State of California laws for publicly bid projects remain in effect.

*Bid Documents:

It is the bidder's responsibility to ensure that the most complete and current version of the bid documents has been downloaded or otherwise obtained, including addenda. Only those changes made by the City in the form of written addenda will be accepted. Incomplete bids will not be accepted.

All City of Novato drawings are 24" x 36". Prospective bidders who do not have plotting or printing capability for this size document should contact a local commercial printer--the commercial printer can access the City of Novato website and download the documents.

Note: If the document size is changed from 24" x 36" to any other size, the scale will not be accurate.

For additional assistance, please contact City of Novato Public Works at (415) 899-8246 or


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