Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Get answers to common questions and more specific situations about all kinds of businesses.

Where can my business find contracting opportunities with the federal government?

Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zones

The Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. These preferences go to small businesses that obtain HUBZone certification in part by employing staff who live in a HUBZone. The company must also maintain a “principal office” in one of these specially designated areas. A map of HUBZones in New Jersey can be found at:

U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. SBA provides guidance to companies seeking to do business with the federal government.

Small Business Administration
Two Gateway Center, Suite 1501
Newark, NJ  07102

Contact for program and service information:

Ursula Sanders

(973) 645-3580

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