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HUBZone Designation

All of Vilas County is designated as a HUBZone.

Small businesses located in Vilas County are eligible for HUBZone certification. All federal government contracts require the contractors to meet specified levels of purchasing from businesses located in HUBZones. The federal government has a goal of awarding 3% of all dollars for federal prime contracts to HUBZone certified small business concerns. Traditionally, many government contractors struggle to meet HubZone purchasing targets.

For more information about the definition of a small business, click here.

The benefits of becoming a certified business include:

  • Competitive and sole source contracting
  • 10% price evaluation preference in full and open contract competitions, as well as subcontracting opportunities

For information about how to become HUBZone certified, click here.

To look for HUBZone opportunities, view the PDF.