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CB-17-2011 has been created to enhance the County's economic development by creating bid preference and participation requirements.

Business Qualifications

  • Prince George's County Based (required)
  • Local / Local Small
  • Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
  • Women Owned Business Enterprise (WOB / WOE)
  • Certified Veteran Owned (VOSB / SDVOSB)

Certification Process

All county businesses participating in the CB-17 certification must first register with the Office of Central Service Supplier Development & Diversity Division, call 301-883-6480 for more information.

Local - Local Small

  • New: Register and apply for CB -17 certification
  • Already registered: Apply for CB - 17 certificate only


  • New: Register and apply for CB - 17 certification
  • Existing: Your existing county registration will remain active until it expires, then your company will need to apply for CB - 17 certification