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Office of Diversity
and Inclusion

1111 East Broad St. Suite 203 
Columbus, OH 43205 
Phone: (614) 645-4764 
Fax: (614) 645-6669 
Hours:  M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Supplier Diversity This area will help to provide you with information on a wide range of topics, including resources pertaining to minority business participation on City contracts and on becoming certified to do business with the City of Columbus. We invite you to visit regularly to learn more about the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the new strategies we will implement in the coming months.

Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise & Small Local Business Enterprise Program Manual

Contract Compliance Registration

Contract Compliance Registration Contract Compliance Registration The City of Columbus, Mayor's Office of Diversity and Inclusion is responsible for ensuring that all contractors, including subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers who desire to be a party to a City of Columbus contract, as defined by Section 3901.01 of the Columbus City Code. - learn more

Business Certifications

Business Certifications The Office of Diversity and Inclusion offers free gender and race-based certification. Becoming a certified M/FBE makes it easier to identify those ready, willing, and able to perform on city contracts . - learn more

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Bid Opportunities Solicitations are shown along with the department requesting the goods or services and the solicitation due date. To view detail information click the appropriate solicitation number. When applicable click on the "Bid" link to details for a specific Solicitation. - learn more

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ODI is responsible for the production of annual quarterly utilization reports to the Mayor and City Council.

2020 City Utilization Report

2019 City Utilization Report

2018 City Utilization Report

2017 City Utilization Report

2016 City Utilization Report

Our office is mandated by city code to monitor, analyze and report minority, women, and veteran business enterprises utilization for all city departments, based upon city contract awards, contract payments, and vendor registration data.