Publications - Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.
Attention A T users. To access the combo box on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Press the alt key and then the down arrow. 2. Use the up and down arrows to navigate this combo box. 3. Press enter on the item you wish to view. This will take you to the page listed.
Menu
Menu
Veterans Crisis Line Badge

Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization

 

Publications

Publications

Discover a wealth of information on a range of topics surrounding the Veteran small business community. Included are Fact Sheets, Verification Assistance Briefs, brochures, reference guides, and more.

veterans guide to starting a business

Chamber of Commerce—Veteran’s Guide to Starting a Business

This guide is meant to help vets looking to start their own business. It offers business resources, funding possibilities, and covers a lot of frequently asked questions.
Read the Guide »

factsheet thumbnail

Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets provide updates about VA OSDBU resources and tools, acquisitions and contracting support, the Vets First Verification Program, and more. Read Fact Sheets »

doing business with va thumbnail

Reference Guides

Reference Guides are designed to allow quick access to data and information about doing business with VA.
View More »

vab thumbnail

Verification Assistance Briefs (VABs)

In an effort to assist applicants in obtaining Verification for the Veterans First program, the following VABs were developed in order to clarify the rules associated with 38 CFR Part 74. They are based on analysis of issues that cause the majority of denials. Read VABs »

newsletter thumbnail

Quarterly Newsletter

Gain insight and explore resources on topics surrounding the Veteran small business community in @VAVetBiz NEWS, our quarterly newsletter. Read Newsletters »

Connect With Us! Like. Follow. Share.

Stay up-to-date. Subscribe.
  • Mail only:
    810 Vermont Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20420

    OSDBU Call Center:
    1–866–584–2344
    Email: vip@va.gov
    Hours: 8 a.m.–6 p.m. (Eastern)
For advice on potential procurement opportunities in your area, contact your local
VA Small Business Liaison