Resources

State

Office of the State Comptroller
osc.state.ny.us/procurement/mwbe.htm
This website provides information on the NYS MWBE Certification Process; state contracting, subcontracting and purchasing opportunities for MWBEs; and resources MWBEs need to pursue State business opportunities.

New York State Procurement
nyspro.ogs.ny.gov
NYS' central procurement office, this website provides information on establishing and managing contracts for goods and services.

Empire State Development
esd.ny.gov/MWBE.html
The Empire State Development webpage includes information on the Division of Minority and Women's Business Development

Division of Service-Disabled Veterans' Business Development
ogs.ny.gov/Core/SDVOBA.asp
This website includes information for veteran business owners to become certified as a New York State Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business (SDVOB) and guidelines to assist and promote the compliance of SDVOB participation in the state's procurement activities.

New York State Contract System
www.ny.newnycontracts.com
This website is the gateway to attract and grow minority-owned and women-owned businesses, and provides a directory for all MWBE's in the state.

New York State Contract Reporter
www.nyscr.ny.gov
NYS' official source of contracting opportunities, this website has information on contracts to bid on, advertising opportunities, the New York State Business Registry and tips on doing business with New York State.

Local

NYC Department of Small Business Services
http://www.nyc.gov/html/sbs/html/procurement/mwbe.shtml
This website provides information on MWBE Certification in NYC, as well as new and existing contracting opportunities.

New York City Department of Design and Construction
http://www1.nyc.gov/site/ddc/mwbe/mwbe.page
The Office of Diversity and Industry Relations develops, implements, and monitors innovative policies and procedures to support minority and woman-owned business enterprises (MWBE), as well as strengthen relationships with industry partners.

County of Westchester
http://mwbe.westchestergov.com/
This website provides information on the County of Westchester's Minority and Women Business Enterprises Program.

Erie County Equal Employment Opportunity
http://www2.erie.gov/eeo/index.php?q=mbewbe-resources
This website provides information on the MWBE Certification process in Erie County.

City of Syracuse
syrgov.net/supplier_diversity.aspx
This website provides information on the City of Syracuse's MWBE Participation Program.

City of Rochester
http://www.cityofrochester.gov/mwbe/
This website provides information the City of Rochester's MWBE Utilization Plan.

City of Albany
albanyny.gov/Government/Departments/HumanResources/MinorityWomenOwnedBusinessEnterprises.aspx
This website provides information on the City of Albany's MWBE Participation Program.