Office of Civil Rights

Come join us at the Subcontractors Roundtable on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm at 344 20th Street, BART Board Room, Oakland, CA 94612. To register, please email: Click here for more info.

Come join us at the 2nd Annual Meet the Primes event on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm at 344 20th Street, BART Board Room, Oakland, CA 94612. To register, please email: Click here for more info.


Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program

DBE Policy Statement

Changes to DBE Federal Regulations and BART DBE Program

BART DBE Program

BART DBE Program Appendices

Denial and Removal Procedure

Uniform Certification Application for DBEs

Request for Annual Update of DBE Certification

DBE Out-of-State Application

Other related links

Download the Small Business Entity Certification Application

BART's list of Certified SBE and MSBE Firms

Non-Discrimination Program

Non-Discrimination Program for Subcontracting

Checklist for Document Submittal (M/WBE Certification)

Download Application for M/WBE Certification

BART's list of Certified MWBE Firms


Small Business (SB) Program

   Small Business Program for Non-Federal Funded Contracts

   Small Business Certification Determination & Procedures

   Small Business Certification Reciprocity Program

   Department of General Services

   Summary of Small Business Opportunity Plan from July 26, 2012, Board of Directors Meeting


Availability and Utilization Study

Download a copy of BART's Availability and Utilization Study.  For questions regarding the Study, contact Ruby Smith at or 510-464-6324.

BART Environmental Justice Policy

           Download a copy of BART's Environmental Justice Policy