New York City Registrations
Payee Information Portal
Description: The Payee Information Portal is a service that allows you, as a payee/vendor for the City of New York, to manage your own account information, view your financial transactions with the City of New York and much more. Click on the Activate button to begin filling out an electronic application to become a payee/vendor for the City of New York.
Visit Site: https://a127-pip.nyc.gov/webapp/PRDPCW/SelfService
Description: By law, vendors under consideration for award of contracts musthave complete VENDEX Questionnaires for their organization and principals onfile. The completed questionnaires assist City agencies in reaching aresponsibility determination.
Important: VENDEX questionnairesare valid for three years from the date of signature. Vendors are required toupdate their forms with each new award. If any of the information has changedsince the prior filing, the vendor must submit "changedquestionnaires." If no information has changed since the prior filing, thevendor must submit a "certificate of no change."
Visit Site: http://www.nyc.gov/html/mocs/html/research/vendex.shtml
New York City Certifications
New York City Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE)
Description: The Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise Certification Program (M/WBE) connects certified M/WBE businesses with opportunities to sell their products and services to New York City agencies. The program's goal is to promote fairness and equity in City procurement processes by providing services designed to strengthen the ability of certified M/WBEs to increase their capacity and effectively contribute to the City's economy. Certified businesses obtain greater access to and information about contracting opportunities through classes, networking events, and targeted solicitations, receive technical assistance to better compete for those contracts, and benefit from inclusion in the City's Online Directory of Certified Businesses. The directory listing is an excellent vehicle for promoting M/WBE business to purchasers.
Visit Site: http://www.nyc.gov/portal/site/businessexpress/