Business with Metro


SmartBenefits® is a convenient Web-based program that lets employers assign the dollar value of employees' monthly commuting benefit directly to employees' SmarTrip® cards. This can be done right from your computer using our website. With SmartBenefits®, you'll immediately eliminate the need to distribute vouchers for use on Metrorail, Metrobus, most regional bus systems, and van pools.

Procurement & Contracting

For bidding on procurements, please go to WMATA's Supplier Portal.
Learn more about WMATA's Supplier Portal.

Interested in WMATA's small business (DBE, SBE, SBLPP) certification programs? Learn more at WMATA's Small Business Certification Programs page. For any questions about the programs or prompt payment questions, please email at

Joint Development & Real Estate

Metro has a very active public/private Joint Development Program. Metro aggressively seeks partners to develop Metro-owned or controlled property.

For more information on Metro Real Estate and the Joint Development Program, please visit the Metro Real Estate page.

Adjacent Construction Program

The Metro Office of Joint Development and Adjacent Construction (JDAC) reviews and approves joint development projects and those projects adjacent to Metrorail and Metrobus property, facilities, and operations.

The Metro Office of Station Area Planning and Asset Management (SAAM) reviews and approves: a) applications to enter upon and use Metro real estate, and b) requests to obtain Metro documents.

WMATA Supplier Portal

Learn more about WMATA's new contract and purchasing system.

New Automated Vendor Invoicing

Learn more about WMATA's new Automated Vendor Invoicing process.