Interested in Government Contracting but don’t know where to start?
Here’s a quicklist of sites to consider:
- Federal Business Opportunities (FEDBIZOPPS) www.FBO.gov – A single point of entry for finding Federal Contracts. Check out their “Getting Started” videos.
- Small Business Administration (SBA) – www.SBA.gov – Keep up with all of SBA’s great information by subscribing to their news. Reach out and network with your local contacts.
- Central Contractor Registration (CCR) – www.CCR.gov – Not yet registered in CCR? Start with a look at the user guide.
- Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) – www.MBDA.gov
- National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) – http://www.Womenbiz.gov
- General Services Administration (GSA) – www.GSA.gov Check out their blog.
- North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS codes) – www.census.gov/eos/www/naics/ Visit their site for a listing of updates to the 2007 codes effective 2012.
- Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC) –www.APTAC-us.org/new/
- Veterans Affairs Webpage for VOSB’s and SDVOSB’s – www.VETbiz.gov
- USA Spending – www.USASpending.gov – A searchable database to find out who buys what from whom.