Contracting Assistance

Find a PTAC

Find a Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Click on the map below or use our PTAC Search Tool to find the Procurement Technical Assistance Center nearest you.

PTACs provide Contracting Assistance – often at no cost – in nearly every state plus the District of Columbia and the territories of Puerto Rico and Guam. Select your state and find the office nearest to you.

Native American PTACs serve native owned businesses doing business with federal, state, local and tribal governments.  Click here to find one.

Procurement Technical Assistance Center(PTACs) provide a wide range of government contracting help — most free of charge! Contact your local PTAC for government contracting help with topics such as: Determining Suitability for Contracting:  The government marketplace poses unique challenges that … Continued

Most PTACs offer a range of training to help you with government contracting, such as: Introduction to Government Contracting:  A general overview of how the government buys goods and services. Small Business Certifications:  Guidance on how to become certified and … Continued

PTAC’s offer a wealth of Information and Resources to help you navigate the government marketplace.  Below are a few to get you started:   GSA’s System for Award Management (SAM) – This brief video provides registration tips and helpful links. … Continued

Last year, businesses who worked with their local PTAC won over $24 billion in government contracts and subcontracts. That’s a return on investment (ROI) of $517 for every $1 in federal spending! Below are some examples of their success Rudinec … Continued