State agencies who want to finance an acquisition through the Golden State Financial Marketplace (GS $Mart, pronounced “G S smart”) can request this service. GS $Mart is an innovative acquisition finance program designed to facilitate State of California agencies and local governments with installment or lease purchases, while meeting all requirements of a competitively bid process.

Through the GS $Mart program, acquisition financing can be arranged for the following:

  • IT and IT projects

  • Vehicles

  • Lab Equipment

  • Furniture

  • Energy Savings Projects (Energy $Mart)

  • Other acquisitions for goods and service

Submit the following to get started


State Financial Marketplace

Department of General Services
Procurement Division

707 Third Street, Second Floor, MS 207
West Sacramento, CA 95605


Patrick Mullen:
Kristopher Bianchini:
Sam Longhofer: