Location: 1476 J.A. Cochran Bypass
Mailing Address: PO Box 580, Chester SC, 29706
Hours: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Monday - Friday
Fax: (855) 933-2533

Director of Contracts & Procurement: Susan M. Cok (803) 581-2829 scok@chestercounty.org
Buyer: Katie Fischer (803) 581-6268 kfischer@chestercounty.org

Active Bids

Please see Active Bids under Business or Quick Links from the top Menu

Responsibilities and Services

  • To procure goods, supplies, and services needed by the county
  • To maximize the purchasing value of all public funds
  • To maintain the procurement ‍‍‍procedures and policies
  • Sell, trade, or dispose of materials declared surplus by County Council
  • To assist county departments in planning, scheduling, and bidding purchases
  • Ensure fairness in awarding purchasing
  • To motivate competition by advertising all solicitations
  • Utilize the sealed bid and proposal process
  • Obtain the best price through research and competitive bidding
  • Track and upkeep inventory
  • Responsible for all contracts produced within the County
  • Deliver mail to County office mail boxes
  • Oversee copier, pagers and cell phone contracts
  • Support other departments

General Information



  • SCBO - S.C. Budget and Control Board Materials Management Office‍‍‍