USEFUL GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING WEBSITES

Small Business Issues and Information via the Internet

 

Your Small Business Resource/Helping Small Business Succeed


Federal Resources

`8(a) Business Development (BD) Program

HUBZone – Historically Underutilized Business Zone Program

Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB)

http://www.sba.gov

http://www.sba.gov/expanding/

http://www.sba.gov/8abd/

http://www.sba.gov/hubzone

http://www.sba.gov/sdb/

SBA – Office of Government Contracting (GC)

Small Business Size Standards

http://www.sba.gov/gc

http://www.sba.gov/size/

SBA – My BIZ for Women: Your First Stop for Women's Business Programs, News and Ideas

               http://www.sba.gov/women/

SBA – Recovery Assistance to Hurricane Victims

Hurricane Contracting Information Center (HCIC)

http://www.sba.gov/disaster_recov/hurricanes/

http://www.rebuildingthegulfcoast.gov/

Business.Gov – The Official Business Link to the U.S. Government

Business.gov is a collaborative effort managed by the U.S. Small Business Administration

http://www.business.gov

SIC / NAICS Conversion Site

Standard Industrial Classification / North American Industry Classification System

http://www.census.gov/epcd/www/naics.html


CENTRAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION (CCR) CCR is the primary vendor database for the U.S. Federal Government

Dynamic Small Business Search Function (formerly PRO-Net)

http://www.ccr.gov/

http://dsbs.sba.gov/dsbs/dsp_dsbs.cfm

GovCon – Website that provides industry specific online sales and marketing products and

 services http://www.govcon.com

Federal Business Opportunities – Federal-wide entry point to business opportunities over $25,000

Federal Acquisition Jumpstation: Your link to federal acquisitions on the Internet

STATE Government Opportunities (requires free registration)

http://www.fedbizopps.gov/

http://nais.nasa.gov/fedproc/home.html

http://www.fedmarket.com/freeRes/jumpstation/bids/index.php

Federal Office of Small Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) Directors Interagency

Council                 http://www.osdbu.gov/

Department of Defense (DOD) Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP)

DOD Subcontracting Directory

http://www.acq.osd.mil/sadbu

http://www.acq.osd.mil/sadbu/publications/subdir/index.html

FedWorld: The FedWorld.gov web site is a gateway to government information. This site is managed by

the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) as part of it's information management mandate.

http://www.fedworld.gov/

State of California, Dept. of General Services, Small Business & DVBE Services

Includes the CALIFORNIA STATE CONTRACTS REGISTER

http://www.pd.dgs.ca.gov/smbus/default.htm

 

FORMS: The U.S. Government’s Official hub for federal forms. http://www.forms.gov

STAT-USA/Internet, a service of the U.S. Department of Commerce, is a single point of

access to authoritative business, trade, and economic information from across the Federal

Government.

http://www.stat-usa.gov/

Where in Federal Contracting? (WIFCON)

Serves the federal and state acquisition and the federal assistance community

http://www.wifcon.com/

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Comptroller General Decisions

http://www.gao.gov

http://www.gao.gov/decisions/decision.htm

U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO)             http://www.gpo.gov/#info

PROCUREMENT TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTERS (PTAC)

Riverside CommunityCollege District

San Diego Contracting Opportunities Center

California Central Valley (Merced)

Los Angeles County Office of Small Business

The Federal Technology Center (North Highlands)

All other States

http://www.rcchelpsbusiness.com/

http://www.ptac-sandiego.org

http://www.abc.merced.ca.us/PTAC.html

http://www.laosb.org

http://www.TheFTC.org/PTAC

http://www.dla.mil/db/procurem.htm

National Contract Management Association (NCMA)                          http://www.ncmahq.org/default.asp

Dun & Bradstreet – Obtain a DUNS Number                                 http://www.dnb.com/


THE U.S. GOVERNMENT’S OFFICIAL WEB PORTAL              http://www.firstgov.gov

Federal Supply Class (FSC) Codes http://www.drms.dla.mil/asset/fsclist.html

United States Code (U.S.C.) - The codification by subject matter of the general and

permanent laws of the United States

http://www.gpoaccess.gov/uscode/index.html

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR): The codification of the general and permanent rules

published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal

Government

http://www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/index.html

Federal Register – Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal

agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents

http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/index.html

Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)

Alternate FAR website

http://www.arnet.gov/far/

http://farsite.hill.af.mil/VFFARa.htm

 

GENERAL CONTRACTING RESOURCES

LAWS, REGULATIONS AND OTHER RELATED PROCUREMENT DOCUMENTS

 

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS)

Alternate DFARS website

http://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/dfars/

http://farsite.hill.af.mil/VFDFARA.HTM

ALL Federal Regulations – Government Web site you can find, view and comment on

regulations for all Federal agencies

http://www.regulations.gov

Information Technology Issues – U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)

                http://www.gsa.gov/itpolicy

Uniform Commercial Code Locator – This locator links to state statutes that correspond

to Articles of the Uniform Commercial Code.

http://www.law.cornell.edu/uniform/ucc.html

Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC®) – THE premier provider of DoD

technical information

http://www.dtic.mil/

ISO Parts, Inc. – Stocking distributor for military and aviation parts and specialists in

finding hard-to-find parts

http://www.iso-parts.com

National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC) - Provides access to federal technology

information, technology and market assessment services, technology marketing and

assistance in finding strategic partners

http://www.nttc.edu

Legislative Information on the Internet: House & Senate bills, proceedings on the

House and Senate Floors, digest of legislative history of bills & amendments, directory

of House members & committees, and C-SPAN program schedules.

PUBLIC LAWS

http://thomas.loc.gov/

http://thomas.loc.gov/home/bdquery.html

Acquisition Network (AcqNet) – Your source for acquisition information                 http://www.arnet.gov/

U.S. Air Force (USAF) Contracting                             https://www.safaq.hq.af.mil/contracting/public/index.cfm

U.S. Navy Electronic Commerce Online (NECO)                    http://www.neco.navy.mil/

U.S. Army Contracting Agency (ACA)                                      http://aca.saalt.army.mil/

Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) – The DOD’s contracts manager

  http://www.dcma.mil/

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) – Contracts and Grants Information                 http://www.usgs.gov/contracts/index.html

Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO)                             http://www.ditco.disa.mil

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) – Center for Veterans Enterprise

VETBiz – The Federal Web Portal for Veterans in Business

http://www.vetbiz.gov/

LAWS, REGULATIONS AND OTHER RELATED PROCUREMENT DOCUMENTS (CONT’D)

CONTRACT ACTIVITIES

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Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)                 http://www.dla.mil/

Department of Agriculture (USDA)              http://www.usda.gov/

Department of Education (ED)

e-GRANTS, ED’s portal site for electronic grants

http://www.ed.gov/index.jhtml

http://gapsweb.ed.gov/

Department of Energy (DOE)                        http://www.energy.gov/

Department of Labor (DOL)                          http://www.dol.gov/

Department of State                                        http://www.state.gov/

Department of Transportation (DOT)

DOT Acquisition and Grants Home Page

http://www.dot.gov/

http://www.dot.gov/ost/m60/

Department of Treasury                                 http://www.treas.gov/procurement

Dept of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) – Contracting

                http://www.hud.gov/offices/cpo/index.cfm

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Office of Acquisition Management

National Center For Environmental Research (NCER)

http://www.epa.gov/oam

http://www.epa.gov/ncerqa

Department of Interior (DOI)

Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

http://www.doi.gov

http://www.blm.gov/nhp/index.htm

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) – Office of Acquisitions (ASU)

                http://www.asu.faa.gov

General Services Administration (GSA)

                http://www.gsa.gov

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) – Main Page

– Office of Procurement

– NASA Acquisition Internet Service (NAIS)

http://www.nasa.gov/home/index.html

http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/procurement/

http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/nais/welcome.cgi

National Institutes of Health (NIH) – Grants & Funding Opportunities

 http://www.nih.gov/grants/

National Science Foundation (NSF) NSF Funding

http://www.nsf.gov

http://www.nsf.gov/funding/aboutfunding.jsp

Small Business Innovative Research/Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR)

NASA’s SBIR/STTR Programs

http://www.sba.gov/sbir/

http://www.sbir.nasa.gov/SBIR/front1.html

Social Security Administration (SSA) Online

                http://www.ssa.gov/