To assist San Diego County small businesses in how to do business with federal, state and local government agencies.
Any small business with an office in San Diego County may receive SDCOC services provided it has a product or service that has reasonable expectation of being procured under government contract or purchase order. Please note that due to limited funding and high demand from our service area, our counseling assistance is limited to three hours a month per client. Owners of businesses eligible for these services may invite consultants or manufacturer's representatives to attend counseling sessions with them.
There is no cost to the small businesses who receive these services.
Examples of Services
One on One Counseling
Government Marketing Strategies l Locating business opportunities l Government Certifications & Registrations l Government Policies & Regulations l Bid & Proposal Assistance l Contract Management
Specialized Workshops & Training Classes
How To Do Business With...…. Series l Introduction to Government Contracting and Subcontracting How to Respond to an RFP l Marketing to Government Agencies l Small Business Certifications
Automated Bid Matching Services for Eligible Clients
Over 2,000 state and local sites searched, and some international
FedBizOpps.gov and Defense Logistics Agency sites searched
Online Directory of Bids
Local Prime and Subcontracting Opportunities l Online Requests for Subcontractors and Suppliers