What Is SBA Form 912?

SBA Form 912: What You Need to Know

SBA form 912 is a statement of personal history, and is one of several forms used by the SBA to help assess your character and your creditworthiness. According to the SBA, they “use form 912 as one part of the assessment of program eligibility.” Further, they use “this form to make a character and credit eligibility decision to fund or deny a loan.” All business owners (owners of any percentage of the business) must complete this form. It can be downloaded here.

This form is a single page on which you will provide information such as your name and address, previous names you have used, previous addresses, criminal history information, citizenship information, and the like. The reverse of the page provides legal notices concerning the Privacy Act and Paperwork Reduction Act.


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