Apply for or Re-Apply for Recognition as Nonprofit Organization
The Office of Small Business and DVBE Services is committed to supporting California small business and disabled veteran businesses. During this challenging time, our office is extending the certifications for expiring certified firms starting in September, 2020, so our customers can focus on their health and wellbeing. if you have any questions, contact us at OSDSHelp@dgs.ca.gov or (916) 375-4940.
Nonprofit organizations recognized by the Office of Small Business and DVBE Services (OSDS) are eligible for benefits under the state's Prompt Payment Act. The Prompt Payment Program is designed to expedite the invoice payment process for recognized non-profit organizations and certified small businesses. Additionally, a recognized non-profit organization receives higher interest penalties when the state exceeds its 45-day time limit (of the required payment date) to pay a properly submitted and undisputed invoice.
- Nonprofit Recognition Application (DGS PD 804)
Department of General Services
West Sacramento, CA 95605
Phone: (916) 375-4940