Here you will find information to register as a Certified Section 3 Business Concern or a Certified Section 3 Worker. These certifications may be helpful for low-income businesses to gain federal construction contracts and assist low-income workers with hiring preference, when new hires are needed for federal construction projects.
There are no fees for registering or being certified.
In addition to Registration to certify Section 3 Status all contractors submitting bids for federal prevailing wage projects must be registered with SAM.gov prior to bidding or doing any work on site. You may register here: https://sam.gov/content/home
LINKS and Docs for the Site:
Section 3 Definitions Section 3 Business Registry brochure English here Section 3 Business Registry brochure Spanish here Section 3 Business Registry FAQs here