Washington State Resources

WASHINGTON PTAC Procurement Technical Assistance Center – Source for procurement resources, assistance in contracting with the government, events, blogs and contracting opportunity announcements.

Washington State Department of Enterprise Services – Doing Business with the State information and vendor registration links.

Selling to State and Local Government. Where do you start? – Article by Spokane Certified Business Advisor Tammy Everts.

Federal Resources

  • SAM System for Award Management The Official U.S. NO FEE Government registration system that consolidated CCR, ORCA and EPLS.
  • SAM Guide 4.2014 – All businesses must use this FREE registration site in order to do business with the federal government. This pdf includes Top 10 Things to Know for a Successful SAM Registration. Prepared by WA PTAC.