A commercial entity (www.dnb.com) that maintains a repository of unique identifiers for most recipients (DUNS Numbers), which is a unique nine-digit sequence recognized as the universal standard for identifying a business entity and linking together corporate families
Used to validate DUNS numbers provided by agencies to acquire the Parent Entity DUNS number based on linkage information at the time of the award
Operated by GSA (General Services Administration) at www.cfda.gov
Provides a full listing of Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals
Used to validate CFDA numbers and program titles provided by agencies
Operated by GSA (General Services Administration) to collect subaward at www.fsrs.gov
The FFATA Subaward Reporting System (FSRS) collects data from Federal prime contractors on subcontracts they award and from Federal prime grant recipients on subgrants they award.
Data collected in FSRS is displayed on USAspending.gov
Prime Contractors awarded a federal contract or order that is subject to Federal Acquisition Regulation clause 52.204-10 (Reporting Executive Compensation and First-Tier Subcontract Awards) are required to file a FFATA subaward report by the end of the month following the month in which the prime contractor awards any subcontract greater than $25,000.
Prime Grant Recipients awarded a new Federal grant greater than or equal to $25,000 as of October 1, 2010 are subject to FFATA sub-award reporting requirements as outlined in the Office of Management and Budgets guidance issued August 27, 2010. The prime awardee is required to file a FFATA sub-award report by the end of the month following the month in which the prime recipient awards any sub-grant greater than or equal to $25,000.