Office of Communications Business Opportunities
Small Business Size Standards (5 U.S.C. § 632)
What size is a “small entity”?
The FCC needs to know, to provide policy initiatives or special exceptions to assist small entities.
The FCC uses 9 generic SBA telecommunications small entity size standards.
For FY 2003, OCBO assisted in coordinating 5 special size standards with
Bureaus and Offices and the SBA.
Advanced Wireless Services (example):
Small Businesses—those with $40 million or less in annual revenue.
Very Small Businesses—those with $15 million or less in annual revenue.