Solutions for Government Buyers

Better Solutions for Government Buyers

Buyers from federal, state and local governments, the military and educational institutions will find The Home Depot ready to be your company of choice. Our dedicated Government Solutions team available procurement contracts and national retail network mean we can tap into an unparalleled supply chain to offer a total solution to your needs.


   & 2,200 + LOCATIONS



Tailored support for Government agencies
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There’s no cost to participate and no minimum spending requirement to access:

• Expansive order and delivery options on over 300,000 products

• Volume Pricing Program and special discounts on purchases across the store

• Convenient payment options – purchase orders and procurement cards accepted

• One-step tax exemption registration with email renewal reminders

US Communities is a government cooperative purchasing program
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U.S. Communities is a government cooperative purchasing program that combines and strengthens the purchasing power of public entities nationwide. The result is reduced cost and the assurance that your agency meets the requirements for competitive solicitation.

Together we enable

• Reduced procurement costs on Maintenance, Repair and
Operations supplies

• Purchasing without the need for RFPs

• Compliance with competitive solicitation requirements

• Access to general contractors through the Renovation Services and Installation Services programs

• Ordering through the U.S. Communities Marketplace

Earn 3% cash back when you sign up for Pro Xtra

U.S. Communities members get xtra savings & services. If you need assistance with enrollment please call 866-333-3551 or visit the U.S. Communities enrollment page.

• Annual rebates of up to 3% on all qualifying pre-tax purchase*

• Track, log and assign job names to your purchases at home
or on the go

• Exclusive savings including up to 20% off paints, stains and primers

• Time-saving business tools like easy in-store purchase approvals

Be sure to complete all steps in the registration process with The Home Depot.

*Participating public agencies with annual net purchases of $10,000–$25,000 are eligible for a 1% rebate; with annual net purchases of $25,000–$100,000, a 2% rebate; and with annual net purchases over $100,000, a 3% rebate. Rebate period is January 1–December 31. Rebate checks are issued 60 days after the rebate period ends. $2,500 minimum order required for volume pricing. See an Associate for details and exclusions. ©2015 Homer TLC, Inc. All rights reserved.


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Federal Dollars Go Farther at The Home Depot

At The Home Depot we've made it easy for federal government buyers to get in and out quickly by offering automatic tax exemptions on all federal government purchase card transactions - both in stores and on We also accept federal government purchase orders with appropriate approvals.


With our one-step tax exempt registration, tax exempt customers, including buyers for state and local governments or state-defined exempt organizations, retailers, resellers and manufacturers no longer have to complete the in-store paperwork with every exempt transaction.



Once approved, use a that you select to
document your exempt purchases.

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Register today
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Registration only takes a few minutes, and a temporary exemption will be issued when you successfully complete the process.

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Once you’re approved, shop in our stores or online and simply provide your tax ID at checkout to receive tax exemption on your eligible purchases. 

 • You can elect to receive email reminders to renew  your registration, and easliy make changes for your business or organization

• Take advantage of your status when you shop in the store or online 

 • All federal government purchases are automatically tax exempt

If you have a question regarding registration, please call our Tax Department at:

1-877-434-6435 Option 4

Available 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.