Startup costs were $275 and annual recurring costs were $125 for 38 companies enrolled in electronic credentialing.

Cost data associated with electronic credentialing incurred by interstate motor carriers and service bureaus.

Made Public Date
10/20/2009
Identifier
2009-SC00191
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Summary Information

Electronic credentialing incurred minimal startup and annual costs for 38 companies involved in interstate commerce. Startup and annual costs were associated with the requirement for a computer interface and technical support, and registration in the electronic credentialing system.

Startup costs for electronic credentialing

Element
Cost per Carrier
Hardware
$50
Computer technical support
$75
Company registration
$50
System training
$100
Total startup costs
$275


Recurring annual costs for electronic credentialing

Element
Cost per Company
Computer technical support
$75
System training
$50
Total recurring costs
$125


Notes:
The monetary values are in constant 2007 dollars. These results are also found in the associated summary report, Final Summary Report: CVISN Business Case, October 2007.

System Cost

Startup costs - $275 per carrier (2007) Annual recurrent costs - $125 per company (2007).

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