Certification

 

The NCTRCA verifies that firms meet the requirements for certification. A firm applying for certification with the NCTRCA must meet the following criteria to be considered a Disadvantaged, Minority and Woman-Owned Business Enterprise.

 

Firms applying for Airport Concessionaire Disadvantaged Business Enterprise or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise certification must meet the following qualifying requirements:

    North Central Texas Regional Certification Agency Commitment
  • Firm must be at least 51% owned and controlled by a socially and economically disadvantaged individual(s)
  • The disadvantaged owners must be an United States Citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident of the United States
  • Firm must be a small business that meets the Small Business Administration’s size standard and does not exceed $22.51 million in gross receipts for DBEs and $56.42 million in gross received for ACDBEs
  • Personal Net Worth for all owners claiming disadvantaged status for the DBE and/or ACDBE program must not exceed $1.32 million.
  • Firm must be organized as a for-profit business

 

Firms applying for Minority Business Enterprise or Woman-Owned Business Enterprise certification must meet the following qualifying requirements:

  • Firm must be at least 51% owned and controlled by a minority or women individual(s)
  • The minority or women owner(s) must be an United States Citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident of the United States
  • Firm must be organized as a for-profit business

 

The NCTRCA recognizes members of the following groups for certification purposes:

  • Women
  • Black Americans - persons with origins from any Black racial group of Africa;
  • Hispanic Americans - persons of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central/South Americans, Spanish or Portuguese culture or origins, regardless of race.
  • Native Americans - persons who are American Indians, Eskimos, Aluets, or Native Hawaiians.
  • Asian Pacific Americans - persons with origins from Burma, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Japan, China, Taiwan, Laos, Cambodia, (Kampuchea), Vietnam, Korea, the Phillippines, Samoa, Guam, the U.S. Trust Territories of the Pacific Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Marinas Islands, Macao, Naura
  • Asian Indian Americans - persons whose origins are from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri lanka, Bhutan, the Maldives Islands or Nepal.

All ethnic female owned firms are classified as MBEs. Only firms owned by Caucasian females are classified as WBEs.

 

Link to Online Application Training for the Vendor B2GNow hosts free weekly trainings for our vendors to get a better understanding of the online application process. Click the link and when you get to the page look to the right of the login and you will find a link to register for free webinars.

 

Link to Online Application Training for the Vendor

 

 

 

 

NCTRCA

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Arlington, TX 76011

(817) 640-0606 (Office), (817) 640-6315 (Fax)

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