Federal, state and local governments offer businesses the opportunity to sell billions of dollars worth of products and services.
Many government agencies require that some percentage of their procurements be set aside for small businesses.
Federal Acquisitions Regulations (FAR) require all prospective vendors to be registered in SAM prior to the award of a contract, basic agreement, basic ordering agreement, or blanket purchase agreement.
By completing your required solicitation clauses and certifications you certify that the information provided about your company and its business activities are correct.
The certification information that you will be asked on SAM is explained in the Federal Acquisitions Regulations, Section 52.212-3 https:// Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items SAM is also a marketing tool for businesses.
Once you have classified your company based on the established size standards, you are ready to begin registering to do business with the government.
Follow these easy steps to certify your business as small and obtain the registrations you need to begin bidding on government proposals.
The assignment of a D-U-N-S Number is free for all businesses required to register with the federal government for contracts or grants.