Finance Department

Accounts Payable

Adela Rice, Division Manager

The Accounts Payable group serves the following Departments:

  • Finance Department
  • Houston Fire Department
  • Information Technology Department
  • Fleet Management Department
  • Planning and Development Department
  • Office of Business Opportunity
  • Houston Emergency Center
  • Public Works and Engineering Department
  • General Services Department (Electricity and Natural Gas only)

Accounts Payable ensures all liabilities for the City of Houston are paid accurately and timely based on the proper documentation and approvals. Additionally, all policies are adhered to and followed when processing payments.

Vendor Questions          

Vendor questions can be directed to

Note: For all other Departments, please refer to your Purchase Order for point of contact.

Additional Information

Policies and Executive Orders


Direct Deposit Vendor Information Form
Vendor Master Form