SHOP how-to guides, fact sheets, tools, and other resources for employers

For help in the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP), check out these resources:

SHOP eligibility & prices

The Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

Applying & enrolling in SHOP insurance

Working with SHOP-registered agents and brokers

Choosing health insurance plans

SHOP resources for plans that begin in 2017

These resources apply for SHOP coverage that starts between January 1, 2017 and December 1, 2017.


  • Contact the SHOP Call Center at 1-800-706-7893 (TTY: 711) weekdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET. Agents and brokers selling SHOP plans can use this number too.