The MDT Office of Civil Rights encourages and supports small business participation in transportation contracts through the Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Program and the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program. While both programs have similar certification and eligibility requirements, the DBE Program focuses on participation of women and minority owned companies.

DBE Goal for Highway Projects: 6.5%

As of September 15, 2023,
small business icon Overall DBE Utilization: 3.5%
hard hat icon Construction Projects: 3.5%
protractor icon Consultant Projects: 4.3%

DBE & SBE Certification

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Small Business Resources

Doing business with MDT


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Doing Business

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Program Info

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Locations Map

DBE Locations Map


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Upcoming Events

What When Where Who Registration
Assistance for Business Clinics Various dates May 16th – September 21st Various locations throughout Montana Montana Department of Labor & Industry with presentations from a host of other entities including from MDT’s Small Business staff. Learn more, find a location near you, and register.