Program Level
Local

Certification & Administration Level
Local

Program Authority

Division 1, Article III of Chapter 28, D.R.M.C., Division 3, Article III and Article VII of Chapter 28, D.R.M.C.

Applicability

Construction services, goods, and professional services contracts with local funding only

Mechanism
Contract goals

Application fee
$200

Reciprocity
None

Certification Term
Yearly

Application
Electronic only
Eligibility

Small, for-profit businesses at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals

Business Size
Construction: SBA size standard. Professional services: 1/2 the SBA size standards; overall cap is $23.98 million

Personal Net Worth
$1.32 million

Citizen
US citizen or lawful permanent resident

Minimum Time in Business
6 months