, click “Create an Account” at the top right, and follow the instructions on the page to create an Individual Account. SAM.gov
Note that there are two main steps to
SAM.gov account creation: the first is a verification of your company details, and the second is to register with SAM.gov for Federal assistance awards.
You will be issued a UEI after the first step, but you must make sure to complete both steps.
After you have submitted your information, your account must be approved by SAM before it is activated and made available to other agencies and applications.
This approval process can take up to several weeks; please refer to the
SAM.gov site for more information.
Once your account has been approved and activated, please wait 1-3 days for the new profile to be added to Certify.
What do I do if I get a “No Match Found” error?
Your records in
SAM.gov must be in the “Active” status to be able to access your records in certify.SBA.gov. Any changes to records in SAM.gov can take up to 72 hours to transfer to certify.SBA.gov, AFTER they have been reviewed and activated by SAM.gov.
If your records have been “Active” in
SAM.gov for more than 72 hours, please check your UEI, TIN, CAGE Code (if applicable), and Bank Account one more time. They must match exactly as they are displayed in SAM.gov.