State of California

Department of General Services

Small Business Enterprise (SBE), Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) visit: http://www.dgs.ca.gov/pd/Programs/OSDS/SBEligibilityBenefits.aspx  



California Unified Certification Program

The California Unified Certification Program (CUCP) provides “one-stop shopping” certification services to small, minority and women businesses seeking to participate in the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program. Certification services are offered to businesses seeking to obtain either DBE or airport concessionaire disadvantaged business enterprise (ACDBE) status.

Visit: http://www.californiaucp.org/


Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council (SCMSDC)

Certify. Develop. Connect. Advocate.

SCMSDC (Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.), an affiliate regional council of NMSDC (National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.), is the largest nonprofit minority business advocacy organization in Southern California, serving nearly 1,700 minority business enterprises and 200 corporate members throughout 13 counties. SCMSDC seeks to support and develop minority owned businesses.

Visit: http://www.scmsdc.org/ for more information.

Woman-Owned or Veteran-Owned Business Certification (WBE) 

Visit: http://www.nwboc.org/Apply  OR: HTTP://BCA.LACITY.ORG

Women's Business Enterprise Council (WBEC-West) and Women Owned Small Business (WOSB)

Visit: http://wbec-west.com/certification-process/

​Disabled Veterns Business Certification (DVBE)

Visit: https://www.calvet.ca.gov/VetServices/Pages/Get-Certified.aspx

County of Los Angeles


Office of Affirmative Action Compliance

Community Business Enterprise Program (CBE)

Visit: http://osb.lacounty.gov/PDFs/CBE_App_packet.pdf


​​City of Los Angeles

Bureau of Contracts Administration (MBE/WBE/DBE and DVBE Program)

221 North Figueroa St., Suite 700

Los Angeles, CA 90014

(213) 922-2600

Visit: http://bca.lacity.org/index.cfm?nxt=pay&nxt_body=div_occ_cca_forms.cfm


 Visit: http://bit.ly/2F7Coa7

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA)



Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)


Los Angeles Community College District – BuildLACCD


CalTrans Certification Program – DBE


Disadvantaged Business/Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Application


*Eligible DBE applicants will also be given MBE/WBE designation
*Certification Application Review Policy does not apply to ACDBE certification applications

Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) Section 3 Business