NJ TRANSIT's Triennial DBE Agency Goal for *Federal Fiscal Years (FFYs) 2017-2019
New Jersey Transit is a recipient of federal transportation dollars awarded through the U.S. Department of Transportation's (USDOT's) Federal Transit Administration (FTA). As of 2010, NJ TRANSIT is required to establish a three-year (triennial) DBE agency goal for its DBE Program . The DBE agency goal represents the portion of FTA funded contracting dollars projected to be available for DBEs during the period. This goal is to be established in compliance with the USDOT Code of Federal Regulations Title 49 Part 26 (hereafter referred to as "USDOT regulations").
NJ TRANSIT's Triennial DBE Agency Goal for *FFYs 2017-2019 is 20.03%.
NJ TRANSIT's PROPOSED Triennial DBE Agency Goal for *FFYs 2020-2022
In accordance with USDOT regulations, NJ TRANSIT has produced its proposed Triennial Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) agency goal for *federal fiscal years 2020, 2021 and 2022. NJ TRANSIT's proposed three (3) year DBE agency goal is 21.87%.
NJ TRANSIT's proposed DBE agency goal is due to be submitted to FTA for review by August 1, 2019 and will go into effect on October 1, 2019 (the beginning of federal fiscal year 2020).
Click Here to review the methodology NJ TRANSIT used to develop its proposed DBE agency goal.
NJ TRANSIT received questions and comments related to its DBE Agency goal during a Public Meeting held on April 24, 2019 and between May 1, 2019 and May 31, 2019 through its website.
Click Here to see those questions and comments, and NJ TRANSIT's responses.
*Note: The Federal Fiscal Year begins October 1st and ends Sept 30th.
SBE Program Goal
The State of New Jersey's Small Business Set-Aside program has a goal that 25% of state contract and purchase order dollars be awarded to Small Business Enterprises (SBE). Small Business Enterprise registration will ensure your company is a member of a limited group of vendors eligible to participate in these selected contract offerings.
NJ TRANSIT participates in the SBE Program but does not certify SBEs.
To view the eligibility requirements and apply to become an SBE please click here.