is a federal government money portal to track where grant and contract money is going, to who, and for what. Some of the key functions and checks performed by include:

  1. Entity Registration: Businesses and organizations looking to work with the federal government need to register in The registration includes details such as business information, obtaining a UEI (Unique Entity Identifier) and CAGE Code, and other necessary data.
  2. IRS and CAGE Validation: SAM will go through two validation processes after submission, IRS and CAGE.
  3. Verification of Eligibility: verifies whether entities are eligible to participate in federal procurement activities. This includes checking for compliance with various regulations and ensuring that the entity meets the necessary qualifications.
  4. Updates and Renewals: allows registered entities to update their information regularly and renew their registration to ensure that the data remains current and accurate.

It’s important to note that specific processes and functionalities on may evolve, and it’s advisable to check the latest information by calling the USBRI Help Desk at 1-888-646-9998 with any questions regarding the process.

USBRI has been offering filing assistance for over 11 years and is constantly on top of any changes with SAM.

If you are unsure about your registration status, use the lookup tool by clicking below

Need to Register or Renew?

If your SAM Registration is within 60 days of expiring, begin the renewal process NOW. Processing times are taking longer due to new policies so get in touch with a CRS today by calling the USBRI Help Desk at 1-888-646-9998. You can also browse the USBRI Services page by clicking below to learn more.

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