Register with

Visit, click “Create an Account” at the top right, and follow the instructions on the page to create an Individual Account.  

Note that there are two main steps to account creation: the first is a verification of your company details, and the second is to register with 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 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 must be in the “Active” status to be able to access your records in Any changes to records in can take up to 72 hours to transfer to, AFTER they have been reviewed and activated by

If your records have been “Active” in 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