• Is the purpose of CPS to take children out of the home?
  • Does CPS provide foster Care Services?
  • What system is in place to protect children?
  • What happens when a concern is reported to a local agency?
  • In the instance of a traffic stop, should I advise the police officer that I have a concealed handgun permit?
  • I am a new resident to Virginia and possess a concealed handgun permit issued by a permit-reciprocal state. Will my permit still be honored in Virginia?
  • Are military personnel considered residents or nonresidents for the purpose of a concealed handgun permit?
  • The address on my Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permit is no longer correct. Is my permit still valid?
  • The address on my Resident Concealed Handgun Permit is no longer correct. Is my permit still valid?
  • Are Virginia concealed handgun permits issued to non-Virginia residents?
  • Is a concealed handgun permit issued in another state valid or recognized in Virginia?
  • Are law enforcement officers subject to the background check when purchasing firearms?
  • What are the disqualifications for the purchase of a firearm?
  • Does one have to have U.S. citizenship to be eligible to purchase a firearm?
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  •   Primary election called for Tues, June 13

    Primary election has been called by both the Democratic and Republican parties for Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    3/02/2017 09:43 AM

  • RFP: Nursing Home Pharmacy Services

    The Bedford County Nursing Home is seeking proposals for Professional Pharmacy Services for its Nursing facility level of care Nursing Home located at 1229 County Farm Road in Bedford, Virginia.

    3/28/2017 01:00 PM

  • RFP: Janitorial/Housekeeping Services

    Bedford County is accepting sealed proposals for the provision of Janitorial/Housekeeping Services for six County-owned buildings, click here to download RFP

    3/10/2017 01:31 PM

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RFP NumberTitleStartingClosingStatus
2017-0004RFP: Pharmacy Services - proposal 2017NEW!03/25/201704/03/2017Open
2017-0003RFP of provision for Janitorial/Housekeeping Services03/10/201703/31/2017 2:00 PMOpen
2017-0002Request for Proposals Qualified Engineering Consultant for County-Wide Wireless Broadband Infrastructure Assessment02/26/201703/28/2017 5:00 PMOpen
1245-02RFP for ERP Software and Implementation Services02/14/2017 5:59 AM03/09/2017 2:00 PMClosed

GovDealsLogo1Bedford County is pleased to announce that all future surplus materials will be auctioned through GovDeals (Government Surplus Auctions). Utilizing this online service allows the County to offer surplus items more frequently, as well as accept multiple forms of payment including PayPal, wire transfers and charge cards.

To Register on GovDeals as a Bidder:
  • Go to
  • Select “New Members Register Free”
  • Register as a new bidder
  • Registrants are manually verified, which may take one to two business days.
  • You may expedite your registration by calling the Help Desk at 800-613-0156 and then selecting option #1.
  • Once you receive your temporary password from GovDeals and successfully log in for the first time, you will be a registered GovDeals Bidder.
  • Customer service for GovDeals may be reached by calling the number above, or by email at
  • Registering on GovDeals will not limit you to only purchasing from Bedford County. Registered buyers can purchase from Local, State and Federal agencies throughout the country.