REG - 30.06.3 Small Businesses and Hubs Regulation

Responsible Office:
Budgets and Financial Planning
Purchasing Department, 919-530-6329
Effective Date: February 11, 2013, revised April 26, 2016


1. Purpose

The purpose of this regulation is to provide the regulation for utilizing small businesses and HUBs when procuring goods and services.

2. Scope

Applies to all faculty and staff procuring goods.

3. Small Businesses and HUBs

3.1  State agencies shall give small and historically underutilized businesses (HUBs) fair consideration as subcontractors and suppliers. 

3.1.1  State agencies must use their best efforts to establish procedures and practices to accomplish this goal, regardless of funding sources