ADP Trusted Local Publisher Certification Program


The ADP’s Trusted Local Publisher Certification Program identifies qualified Publisher companies whose business practices are evaluated and deemed trustworthy. SMB advertisers will be confident in their decision as to which Publisher company to spend their marketing budget with.

ADP‘s thorough certification review process evaluate the following industry best practices:

  • Business integrity and ethical standards
  • Customer service standards and accountability
  • Contract transparency — clear statements of pricing for products and services
  • Sales training practices
  • Data integrity — security and privacy of customer information

Once certified by the Association and approved by the ADP Board of Review, the Publisher company will be awarded the ADP Trusted Local Publisher Certified Seal to promote in their print and online directories. The Seal demonstrates to advertisers, users and visitors that the company’s directories and websites offer best practices, an excellent user or visitor experience, and trustworthy data including security and confirmed business identities.

$250.00 Application Fee; $199.00 Annual Renewal

Don’t wait — apply today and be one of the first Publishers to earn the coveted ADP Trusted Local Publisher Certification. Click on the purple Apply Now on the Certified logo to begin the application process. If you have any questions, contact Cindi Aldrich at 800-267-9002 or