SBE/MBE Program Certification Application (Small or Minority Business Enterprise)


Special Legislative Change to the DAS Construction Contractor Prequalification Program starting October 1, 2023. Read more here.


The Supplier Diversity Program, also known as the Set-Aside Program, assists Connecticut Small and Minority Businesses (SBE/MBE) to identify business opportunities for improved economic growth.  The Program is also charged with establishing and administering the process for certification of Connecticut SBE/MBE companies. Additionally:

The office of Supplier Diversity, a specialized team within the Division of DAS Procurement works to make a difference for all CT based Small/Minority Businesses. Our team does this through the following services:

  • Markets and recruits Connecticut small, women, minority and disabled-owned businesses to participate in the Program

  • Assists SBE/MBE businesses in identifying procurement opportunities in state government

  • Measures SBE/MBE spending by state agencies

  • Outreach planning and hosting business events

  • Introduce CT small businesses to the federal registration system


All companies certified with the Supplier Diversity Program are listed in the following directory:


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