North Dakota Procurement Technical Assistance Center

A resource for assisting North Dakota businesses in obtaining federal, state, and local government contracts.

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April 2023: Changes to SAM…Oh, Yeah!

Categories: SAM.GOV

Systems for Award Management (SAM) has been making changes to the entity validation process. These are good changes to keep your information protected. Below are changes related to entity validation and registration. Unique Entity Identifier (UEI) The familiar DUNS identifier was removed from federal contracting. It was replaced with the UEI, a 12-digit alpha-numeric identifier. […]

June 2022

Categories: SAM.GOV

ND PTAC is sharing information from GSA Interact regarding entity matching in On April 4, 2022, the federal government implemented a new process in to validate entities as a first step in requesting a Unique Entity ID and for completing a entity registration. This entity validation process includes checking that your entity […]