Division of Policy, Economics, Risk Management, and Analytics

How do I know if I am classified as a small business or small entity?

If you are a small business or other small entity affected by FWS policies and programs, this Web page will link you to information to help you comply with FWS policies, ask questions, or voice your concerns.

A place to start: http://www.fws.gov/cfm/Small%20Business/sba_home.html and this:

Other resources: 

International export/import of sport-hunted trophies, antiques, birds, scientific/museum specimens, plants, animal exhibitions/circuses, marine mammals, fish, injurious wildlife, commercial wildlife; Wildlife inspectors/port directory; CITES, CITES directory; Captive-bred wildlife; Hunting--Permits for International Import, Licenses for Domestic, Rights/Regulations for Native American/Alaskan Native, Migratory Birds/Duck Stamp; Holding/Rehabilitating Migratory Birds
Doing Business with FWS, DOI/FWS Procurement Opportunity Sources (including Interior Department Electronic Acquisition System - Electronic Commerce (IDEAS-EC), FWS Acquisition Requirements Profile), Other Procurement Opportunity Sources (including SBA Pro-Net, FedBizOpps) Contracting, Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), Small and Disadvantaged Businesses and Entities, Duck Stamp Licensees
Oil/chemical spills, industrial/irrigation waste, acid mine drainage, Superfund sites, pesticides, invasive species, water quality issues, habitat restoration/enhancement, and others




Last updated: February 24, 2017