DBE Federal Program Resources

Caltrans is committed to an overall FHWA Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal of 22.2 percent on its federal-funded projects based upon a race-neutral and race-conscious methodology. Caltrans’ Federal Transit Administration (FTA) DBE goal for FFYs 2023-2025 is 6.3%. The FTA DBE goal is expected to be achieved in proportions of 5.7% Race-Gender Conscious Measures and 0.6% Race-Gender Neutral Measures. As a part of that commitment, Caltrans has gathered resources that may assist you in ensuring your DBE remains compliant.


Federal Highway Administration

United States Department of Transportation

Small Business Administration

Office of the Inspector General