DSLBD is charged with monitoring, tracking, reporting, and enforcing the CBE contracting activities of District agencies and government corporations, as well as government contractors and developers for CBE utilization, and CBE equity and development participation on District-sponsored projects. DSLBD ensures compliance with the utilization and participation of CBEs pursuant to DC Laws and Regulations.
SBE Compliance Documents
The government of the District of Columbia requires a “Beneficiary” of government assisted contracts/projects to submit certain documents, (i.e., acknowledgement forms and SBE Subcontracting Plans) prior to issuance of funding or award of contracts. Following receipt of funding or after contract award, Beneficiaries are required to submit quarterly reports. The Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) is charged with monitoring both public and private projects and contracts per D.C. Official Code § 2-218.46: Performance and subcontracting requirements for construction and non-construction contracts; subcontracting plans. Most SBE Compliance documents are available under the appropriate links below.