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Local Certification Programs

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​Program Eligibility

​SBE RESERVE 
​CBE PROGRAM
​Project Value ≤ $250,000
​Project Value > $250,000

PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY​


  • Personal net worth per owner < $1.32 million

  • Firm/Business must be independent

  • 15 or less permanent full-time employees

  • Vendor must have a Broward Business Tax Receipt and be located in Broward County

  • Business must be established for a period of one year prior to submitting its application

  • Site visit by OESBD

​PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY


  • Personal net worth per owner < $1.32 million

  • Firm/Business must be independent

  • Vendor must have a Broward Business Tax Receipt and be located in Broward County
  • Business must be established for a period of one year prior to submitting its application

  • Site visit by OESBD

Average Gross Revenues*
  • $3 Million - Construction Services  (calculated over the previous three calendar years)
  • $1 Million - Contractual Services (calculated over the previous three calendar years)
  • $500,000 - Professional Consultants (calculated over the previous three calendar years)
*Commodity Suppliers are not subject to gross revenue limitation
​Average Gross Revenues*
  • $9 Million - Construction Services (calculated over the previous three calendar years)
  • $5 Million - Contractual Services (calculated over the previous three calendar years)


*Commodity Suppliers are not subject to gross revenue limitation, however, firm must have 25 or less full-time employees.

NEW! Online Application​ - How to Apply 

  1. Must use the Google Chrome Browser

  2. Must have an Access Broward Account. If you do not have an account, you must create one​. (Can be accessed through the online application)

  3. Must have all documents on the Checklist​​​​. Each document must be saved separately​​​ and uploaded individually.

  4. Before you start the online application, an​ ​Affidavit​ must be signed and uploaded.

NOTE: Upon award of a Broward County contract, CBE certified firms are required to regularly submit documentation of activity related to the project. Required forms can be accessed online on the Compliance webpage. 


 

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Online Application Tutorial
A “Step-by-Step Guide” to completing the CBE/SBE certification online application