Obtaining DUNS Number
Obtaining a DUNS Number
Is registering for a DUNS Number free of charge?
Yes, registering for the DUNS number is free of charge. Dun & Bradstreet offers additional products and services, which they may suggest that you purchase, however, you do not need to do so for Grants.gov.
More information about the use of DUNS Numbers within Grants.gov
For more information about why Grants.gov requires some applicants to obtain a DUNS number and the process, please visit our our Organization Registration page or the Applicants User Guide.
How can I be removed from Dun & Bradstreet's (D&B) marketing list?
As a result of obtaining a DUNS number you have the option to be included on D&B's marketing list that is sold to other companies. If you do not want your name/organization included on this marketing list, you should request not to be listed when you are speaking with a D&B representative during your DUNS number telephone application.
I am an individual, how can I obtain a DUNS Number?
If you are registering as an Individual you do not need to register for a Data Universal Number System (DUNS) number. Please visit the Individual Registration page for more information.