Benefits of HUB Certification
- Certification is free of charge.
- Certification is valid for 4 years, provided that business continues to meet the eligibility requirements.
- Enables your business to be listed on Texas Comptroller's HUB Directory. State agencies use the HUB Directory in conjunction with the Centralized Master Bidder's List (CMBL) to solicit bids from certified HUBs.
- Increased exposure to the general public, as well as, other entities who have a supplier diversity program and are searching for minority and woman-owned businesses.
Eligibility and Application Process
The Statewide Procurement Division, Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program administers the HUB program in accordance with Texas Government Code §2161 and Texas Administrative Code, Title 34, Chapter 20, Subchapter D, Division 1, Sections §20.281 to §20.298. For questions regarding the HUB program, becoming certified, and eligibility; please refer to the FAQs listed on the Texas Comptroller’s website or call 888-863-5881.