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Legislative Policies

Persons or entities employed or retained by a principal seeking to influence official County action are required to register as a lobbyist with the Clerk of the Board. Refer to the Lobbyist Online Registration page for more information, registration and forms.

Cone of Silence

The Cone of Silence prohibits certain oral communications regarding a particular RFP, RFQ or bid during the period the Cone is in effect.


The County has formally adopted the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing Code of Ethics as its official ethics policy to guide and govern all County employees engaged in the procurement of goods and services.


Miami-Dade County procurement procedure is governed by a number of Administrative Orders, Ordinances and Resolutions.