Please visit the Caltrans Office of Business & Economic Opportunity website for information on DBE certification and the DBE certification application. Access the CUCP database of DBE firms at https://ucp.dot.ca.gov/licenseForm.htm.
Los Angeles Metro is a DBE certifying agency. Metro hosts a two-hour orientation/workshop on the second Tuesday of each month to advise firms on how to do business with Metro and the different small business certification programs that are offered by public agencies, including the DBE Certification Program: metro.gob2g.com.
Caltrans’ Southern California districts have developed a mentoring program for professional architectural and engineering (A&E) contracts. To learn more about how they can provide you with expert advice, please contact: https://dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-7/district-7-popular-links/d7-calmentor.
U. S. Department of Transportation Short Term Lending Program
The Short Term Lending Program (STLP) enables small businesses to gain access to the financing they need to participate in transportation-related contracts. Learn more…