Category Codes by Buyer

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All category codes in iProcurement are combination of Category Code and Category Type of SUPP.  For example, ADV.SUPP.

If you can't find a category code appropriate for your purchase, contact purchasing.helpdesk@uoguelph.ca.  A new category code could be set up upon request.

Category Code Descriptions Buyer  
ADV Advertising, Promotion, Communications Lindsay MacDonald  
AE Arts & Entertainment - art, games, music, etc. Lindsay MacDonald  
AGG Aggregates including cement, sand, salt, road gravel Lindsay MacDonald  
AGR1 Agricultural & Horticultural Vehicles & Implements

Lindsay MacDonald

 
AGR2 Crop Inputs - seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, farm chemicals Lindsay MacDonald  
AGR3 Crop Outputs - oilseeds (grains), hay, straw Lindsay MacDonald  
ANIM1 Animal Feed & Bedding Lindsay MacDonald  
ANIM2 Animal Husbandry - animal equipment, service Lindsay MacDonald  
ANIM3 Animal & Marine Life (Live) & Artificial Insemination Jesse Allen  
APP Appliances (Domestic -10Cº) & Food Processing Lindsay MacDonald  
ATH Athletics - excluding jerseys – see (WEAR) Lindsay MacDonald  
AV Audio, Visual & Projection Lindsay MacDonald  
AWA Awards & Trophies Lindsay MacDonald  
BIOHAZ Biological Hazardous Materials Jesse Allen  
BLDG Building Renovation & Maintenance Lindsay MacDonald  
CAP Capital Equipment Projects, ARIO over $100k, including affixed equipment approved by Physical Resources Lindsay MacDonald  
CHEM1 Chemicals - Industrial plant, water treatment, lubricants, etc Jesse Allen  
CHEM2 Chemicals - Scientific Freezer Program, Lab Chemicals, Organic Compounds & Reagents, Biochemical Jesse Allen  
CHEM3 Chemicals - Alcohol Jesse Allen  
CHILD Childcare Services Lindsay MacDonald  
COMM1 Communication - networking & web services Lindsay MacDonald  
COMM2 Communications - telecommunications, cell phones Lindsay MacDonald  
COMP1 Computer - Hardware, Accessories & Peripherals Lindsay MacDonald  
COMP2 Computer - Software Applications & Websites Lindsay MacDonald  
CONFERENCE Conference, Meeting Lindsay MacDonald  
CONSTRUCT Projects, ARIO over $100k, including design, architect, land development, buildings, affixed equipment, furniture Lindsay MacDonald  
CONSULTING General Consulting Services including management consulting or technical consulting Rajna Marilovic  
ELE Electrical Lindsay MacDonald  
ENG Architect, Study, Engineering & Survey (non-construction) Lindsay MacDonald  
ENV Environmental (Soil, Water, Air, Weather) Jesse Allen  
EVENT Event Hosting & Organizing, Special Occasion Lindsay MacDonald  
FILING Filing - office & record retention Lindsay MacDonald  
FLEET Fleet - Vehicles Purchase Lindsay MacDonald  
FLEET Fleet - Vehicles rental & lease Lindsay MacDonald  
FLOOR Floor Finishing & Covering Lindsay MacDonald  
FOOD Food - equipment, supplies, services Lindsay MacDonald  
FUEL Fuel, Heating Oil & Propane Lindsay MacDonald  
FURN Furniture Office & Facilities - filing cabinet,  furniture, office seating Lindsay MacDonald  
GAS Gases, Compressed Lindsay MacDonald  
GROUNDS Grounds Keeping & Landscaping Lindsay MacDonald  
HDW Hardware, Tools & General Consumer Goods Lindsay MacDonald  
HOUSE Housekeeping Supplies and Services Lindsay MacDonald  
HVAC Heating, Ventilation, A/C Lindsay MacDonald  
LASER Laser devises & supplies Lindsay MacDonald  
LAU Laundry & Linen Services Lindsay MacDonald  
LIB Library & Archival Lindsay MacDonald  
MATL Material Handling including elevator, industrial shelving & storage, robotics Lindsay MacDonald  
MED1 Medical, Surgical, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary - supplies & minor equipment Jesse Allen  
MED2 Medical, Surgical, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary - equipment Jesse Allen  
MEMBERSHIP Membership, sponsorship Lindsay MacDonald  
MET Raw Materials including Metal, Plastic, Rubber Lindsay MacDonald  
MOV Moving & Storage Services - faculty & staff Lindsay MacDonald  
OFF1 Office & Stationery includes postal & computer supplies (excluding postage, Computers & Computer Peripherals) Lindsay MacDonald  
OFF2 Office Paper, Printers including inkjet, laser, wide format Lindsay MacDonald  
PEST Pest Control Services Lindsay MacDonald  
PHOTO Photographic & Finishing Lindsay MacDonald  
PLUMB Plumbing Lindsay MacDonald  
PRINT1 Print - Photocopier Lindsay MacDonald  
PRINT2 Print - Printing & Publishing Lindsay MacDonald  
PROPERTY Property management, Real Estate Services Lindsay MacDonald  
RAD Radioactive Material & Supplies Jesse Allen  
SAFE Safety Lindsay MacDonald  
SCI Scientific - equipment, supplies, services Jesse Allen  
SEC Security Parking & Identification Lindsay MacDonald  
SIGN Signage - interior & exterior Lindsay MacDonald  
TEACHING Teaching, Speaking engagement, lecturing services Lindsay MacDonald  
TEX Textiles - linen, bath curtains, mattress, upholstery, etc. Lindsay MacDonald  
TRAINING Training, Course, Seminar Lindsay MacDonald  
TRAN Transportation Services, Freight Lindsay MacDonald  
TRAV Travel & Accommodation - Hotel & Out of Town Car Rentals, Airporter Service, Bus Rentals Lindsay MacDonald  
WASTE Waste Management & Recycling - disposal of general, hazardous, dead stock, medical, metals, plastics Jesse Allen  
WEAR Wearing Apparel including work wear, lab, clinic, athletic Lindsay MacDonald  
WEBSITE Website development, maintenance, troubleshooting services Lindsay MacDonald  
WINDOW Window Coverings & Treatments Lindsay MacDonald