Get started

The first step to doing business with the City is to set up an account in eSupplier.
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Account benefits

If you have an eSupplier account, you can use it to:

  • Find contracting opportunities.
  • Enroll in Target Market Program (TMP).
  • Submit bids and proposals.
  • Review purchase orders and contracts.
  • Submit invoices and review payment history.


How to register

Go to our public page in eSupplier.

  • Click on the Bidder/Payee Registration tile.
  • Click on the Register Now button.
  • Choose Start a New Registration.
  • Follow the prompts on your screen.

You'll receive an email with your login information for your account.

What you need

We'll ask for this information when you register your business.

  • Tax identification number
  • Legal entity name on file with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Business classification 
  • Business address
  • Names and contact information for primary business contacts

Contact us


Finance Department




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Avenue S., Room 310
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday