About HUB

Benefits of HUB Certification

  • Registration is free of charge.
  • Valid for 4 years, providing that business continues to meet all eligibility requirements.
  • Will enable your business to be listed on TPASS's HUB Directory. State agencies will use the HUB Directory along with the Centralized Master Bidder's List (CMBL) to solicit bids from certified HUBs.
  • Increased exposure to the public, and other entities who have a supplier diversity program and are searching for minority and woman-owned businesses.

Eligibility Requirements

For a business to become a HUB certified vendor, owner:

      • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
      • Must be a Texas Resident.
      • Place of business must be located in the State of Texas.
      • Must have a proportionate interest and demonstrate active participation in the control, operations, and management of the entity's affairs.
      • Business must be at least 51% owned by one or more persons who are members of one of the following groups:
American Women 
Asian Pacific Americans 
Black Americans 
Hispanic Americans  
Native Americans 
Service Disabled Veterans 

To register as a HUB, please click Texas Comptroller - Register for HUB