Minority and Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Program

The City offers a certification program for minority and woman owned businesses that want to do business with the City of New York. To qualify, businesses must be:

  • At least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by a minority or woman
  • In business for at least one year
  • Located in New York City or have a significant tie to the City's business community

Businesses can determine their eligibility and submit a portion of their M/WBE Certification application online.