OAR 291-164-0140
Alternative Procurement Methods


The Department reserves the right to use an alternative procurement method if that method will be more likely to:


Achieve the specific business objective or business objectives of the procurement; or


Aid the Director in fulfilling the statutory mandate to operate and administer the Department.


Alternative procurement methods may include, but are not limited to, specialized vendor prequalification, multistep bids or proposals, single proposer negotiations, competitive negotiations between two or more proposers, brand name solicitations, and cooperative procurements. The Department shall conduct the alternative procurement method in accordance with the process set forth in the applicable solicitation document.

Source: Rule 291-164-0140 — Alternative Procurement Methods, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=291-164-0140.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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