LARGO, MD –The Prince George’s County Supplier Development & Diversity Division (SDDD) announces that a new online application process to be certified with the County as a local, small, minority, and/or disadvantage business is now available.
“With the large amount of opportunities that are coming to Prince George’s County, it is imperative for the County to be able to accept online applications for County-based certifications,” said Roland L. Jones, Executive Director of the Prince George’s County Supplier Development & Diversity Division. “This new technology will help to streamline the certification process and enable companies to be certified more efficiently.”
The County-based Certification process can take up to 90 days upon receipt of the online application. Companies who want to be certified with Prince George’s County as a County-based firm can apply online at www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/sddd.
Under the Jobs First Act, SDDD began certifying companies as County-based firms January 1, 2013. The new bidding preferences and participation requirements for certified local, small, minority, disadvantaged, veteran and service disabled veteran-owned businesses went into effect July 1 of this year.