In Fiscal Year 2021, mayoral agencies awarded more than $1 billion in combined prime and subcontracts subject to the M/WBE program.
M/WBE awards by sector
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If you are a NYC-certified company and your profile in the NYC Online Directory of Certified Businesses is incorrect, you can update your information. If you want to update your:
NYC Department of Small Business Services
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New York, NY 10006
Attn: Certification Unit, Division of Financial and Economic Opportunity
*Please note that for changes that may affect your businesses' certification eligibility, we may request additional documentation before updating your profile.
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