System For Award Management (SAM)

Before any Vendor can do business with the government they must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database.  The Service is Free.


The System for Award Management (SAM)

DUNS Number

In order to be registered in the SAM database and do business with the government all Vendor must have a Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) Number. The DUNS Number is assigned by Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.


The DUNS Number, is a unique nine digit identification number, for each physical location of your business.  The service is Free.


D&B (DUNS Number)