Apply for Micro-Local Business Enterprise (Micro-LBE) Certification

Are you a small company and located in Kent County? Are you looking to do business with the City? You're in the right place.

Online

Gather your documents

To complete your Micro-LBE Certification, you'll need the following documents:

  • Company information (Kent County address, Federal Tax ID, website address, etc)
  • Registration with the Federal System for Awards Management at sam.gov
  • Registration with the City of Grand Rapids Purchasing Department
  • Documentation verifying your last 3 year company revenues
  • Personal Net Worth Statement from a Certified Public Accountant or Lawyer

We'll review your application

Allow up to 30 days for the application process. If we get all your documents, we'll process your application in 3-4 business days.

Have questions? Give us a call at the number listed in the Contact Us section of this page. We're happy to give you an update on your application status.

Paper Form

Gather your documents

To complete your Micro-LBE Certification, you'll need the following documents:

  • Company information (Kent County address, Federal Tax ID, website address, etc)
  • Registration with the Federal System for Awards Management at sam.gov
  • Registration with the City of Grand Rapids Purchasing Department
  • Documentation verifying your last 3 year company revenues
  • Personal Net Worth Statement from a Certified Public Accountant or Lawyer

Submit your application

Visit our office or email us your completed Micro-LBE Application. Our contact information and location is in the Contact Us section of this page.

We'll review your application

Allow up to 30 days for the application process. If we get all your documents, we'll process your application in 3-4 business days.

Have questions? Give us a call at the number listed in the Contact Us section of this page. We're happy to give you an update on your application status.

Phone

Call us for instructions to submit your application

You can find our number in the Contact Us section of this page. We will get you all the information you need to complete your application. We don't offer submitting applications over the phone, but we'll make sure you have everything you need to get your application submitted.

In Person

Gather your documents

To complete your Micro-LBE Certification, you'll need the following documents:

  • Company information (Kent County address, Federal Tax ID, website address, etc)
  • Registration with the Federal System for Awards Management at sam.gov
  • Registration with the City of Grand Rapids Purchasing Department
  • Documentation verifying your last 3 year company revenues
  • Personal Net Worth Statement from a Certified Public Accountant or Lawyer

Visit our office

Visit our office to complete your Micro-LBE Application. You can find our address in the Contact Us section of this page.