Since its inception, OGS has developed expertise in centralizing critical support and service functions leading to a cost-effective government. OGS facilitates the work of New York State agencies, the Legislature, and Judiciary; supports local governments, eligible nonprofits, school districts, and public authorities. The agency provides services through the development and management of efficient, cost-effective, and environmentally sustainable programs and activities. Delivery of critical services is performed in partnering with New York State businesses; significant economic opportunities are presented through their participation in state contracts administered by OGS, including:
- Construction and construction consultants
- Emergency construction
- Centralized contracts for commodities, services, and technology
- Real estate leasing
- Agency procurements
Learning Resources & Reference Material Understanding the Procurement Process & How to Do Business
Understanding the New York State's procurement process.