Business regulatory Department | (928) 871-6714

Quick Facts & Department Overview

Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Administer, implement, and enforce the Navajo Business Opportunity Act.
  2. Administer and implement the Navajo Corporation Code, Limited Liability Corp., Limited Partnership, and Uniform Partnership.
  3. Administer and implement the Navajo Nation Uniform Commercial Code and maintain a file of all secured transactions entered between buyers & sellers.
  4. Administer and implement the Navajo Weights & Measures Programs, which enforces the implementation of National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST).

Navajo Business Opportunity Act

5 N.C.C. Chapter 2 § 201

Provides preference to certified business entities conducting business within the Navajo Nation. BRD maintains a certification program.

Navajo Nation Corporation Code

5 N.C.C. Chapter 19 § 3100

Requires all legal corporate entities to formally file and register all required documents with BRD.

Weights & Measures

5 N.C.C. Chapter 12 § 2401

Inspects and certifies all weighing and measuring devices used in commercial transactions for legal trade.

Featured Services

Certification of Navajo- or Native-owned Businesses


Registration of Corporate Entities


Weights & Measures


Certified Businesses


Active Registered

Weights & Measures

Inspection Sites