Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program 

Information regarding MTC's DBE program and certification process.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Bonding Assistance Reimbursable Fee Program (DBE ARRA BAP)

This new program, which will be administered by the Department of Transportation’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), allows small and disadvantaged businesses to apply to be reimbursed for bonding premiums and fees incurred when competing for, or performing on, transportation infrastructure projects funded by ARRA.

The program will be especially helpful for businesses with traditionally less working capital than larger contractors. Please see the accompanying link for application information and guidance on the USDOT website.

Statewide DBE Database 

The official UCP DBE database includes DBE firms certified by the agencies throughout the state of California.