NOTE“NOTE: The primary, majority firm owner or his/her legal designee, and not third parties or other staff, must create their accounts in Certify.
Only one unique email address is currently allowed in Certify per person per business. Therefore, entity-owned firms will need a different email address for each person per business.
Visit certify.SBA.gov and click the Get Started button.
Enter your information and create a strong passphrase (four random words linked together works well)
Check your email within 48 hours for an email from Certify and click the link in email to activate your account.
Select your business type - LLC, Corporation, S-Corporation, Partnership, or Sole Proprietorship - and click "Connect to businessbusiness”.
Should you need assistance creating your account, please submit a Help Desk ticket via the Certify Help Desk Portal. Certify Help Desk can be reached via this link.