Office of Business Opportunity

Certification Overview - Certification Applications and Forms

Online Application (Recommended)

Application Hardcopy

Small Business Enterprise Application (Construction Firms Only)

DBE/ACDBE Uniform Certification Application and Personal Financial Statement

  • ACDBE/DBE application
  • ACDBE/DBE Personal Financial Statement Form
    • DBE/ACDBE firms certified in another State as the entity’s home state are required to follow the Interstate DBE/ACDBE certification expectations as outlined in 49 CFR 26.85(c) of the Code of Federal Regulations for DBE/ACDBE certification in Texas.  Below are links to the Texas Unified Certification Program (TUCP) DBE/ACDBE Interstate Certification Checklist and Texas Unified Certification Program (TUCP) Interstate DBE/ACDBE Affidavit to assist with DBE/ACDBE Interstate certification requests for Texas.
  • (TUCP) DBE/ACDBE Interstate Certification Checklist
  • (TUCP) Interstate DBE/ACDBE Affidavit
    • Interstate DBE/ACDBE application packages for City of Houston processing must be delivered to the following:
      City of Houston
      Office of Business Opportunity
      611 Walker Street, 7th Floor
      Houston, Texas 77002

Please contact the City of Houston’s Office of Business Opportunity Certification section at (832) 393-0600 with any questions.

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