ALERT: Each entity registration expiring between April 1 and September 30, 2021 will have an additional 180 days added to its expiration date. Read more about the extension on Interact

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You now need a account to sign in to SAM.
Use your existing SAM email address to create an account.

What do I need to do?

You need to create a account, if you don't already have one. Your old username and password won't work anymore. You'll need to:

  • Create a account - you only need to do this once
  • Enter an email address - use the same email address you use for (for system and individual federal or non-federal access)
  • Have a working phone number (mobile or landline) - will send you a security code

What email address do I use to create a account?

If you are an existing SAM user, use the same email address you registered with in so we can automatically link your profile to your account. If you use a different email address, we won't be able to automatically link your profile.

Can I use my existing username and password?

No. You must create a new account with This is a one-time step. For existing SAM users, you should use your existing email address. For new users, you will be able to create a new SAM profile once you complete the authentication.

What will happen to my profile?

Nothing will happen to the information stored in your account. If you use the same email to create your profile, you will keep all of your records, data access requests, and saved searches. If you use a new email address, nothing will happen to your profile but you will be unable to access it.

What will happen to my Entity Registrations in SAM?

There is no impact to entity registration data, exclusions data, data access requests, or roles. All data in SAM will remain as is. No entity data in SAM will be impacted by the changes to the login process.

Where do I go for help?

Contact our supporting Federal Service Desk at, or by telephone at 866-606-8220 (toll free) or 334-206-7828 (internationally), for FREE help.

They can help with:

  • Creating an account
  • Assigning roles to an account
  • Entity Registrations
  • Exclusions
  • Searching for data in SAM

What is provides secure and private online access to government services and applications. With a account, you can sign into multiple government websites with the same username and password.

Where can I learn more about

Please review the Help Section of

This is a U.S. General Services Administration Federal Government computer system that is "FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY." This system is subject to monitoring. Individuals found performing unauthorized activities are subject to disciplinary action including criminal prosecution.