Becoming a certified business offers business owners numerous opportunities for assistance from startup to expansion.
To get started in the certification process, click or paste the following link into your web browser: https://smallbiz.louisianaeconomicdevelopment.com
You can begin the application process under the New User Section. Once you’ve completed the online application, you will be emailed a certificate from LED. This should take about 24 hours. Once you have your certification number, please go back move on to the assessment step. This step can be found on the MBECA site main page.
If you have questions about this process, please contact the MBECA office.