The Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) ensures a fair and vibrant market place for both businesses and consumers. BACP licenses businesses and public vehicles, provides business education and access to resources, enforces the Municipal Code, and protects consumers from fraud.
Preview the Small Business Center website, a one-stop destination for small business owners and entrepreneurs, for information on licenses, permits, and additional resources available to small businesses in Chicago. Please send your feedback to email@example.com.
|Jan 28, 2015||Plastic Bag Ban Will Take Effect on August 1, 2015|
|Jan 15, 2015||Looking for a Small Business Loan – The City of Chicago Can Help|
|Jan 14, 2015||New Third Party/Expediter Database Helps Businesses Research and Report Violations by Expediters, Attorneys, and Other Third Party Processors|
|Dec 11, 2014||Taxi Driver Fairness Ordinance|
|Oct 29, 2014||How can our Small Business Expos across the city better support small business owners and entrepreneurs?|
|Jan 28, 2015||City of Chicago Small Business Center Hosts ‘Chicago Restaurant Week Kick Off Expo’|
|Dec 30, 2014||City of Chicago Partners With Intuit Quickbooks to Offer Free Quickbooks Online Subscriptions at its Workshops|
|Dec 23, 2014||City of Chicago’s Small Business Center Giving Away Two Free One-Year Subscriptions to QuickBooks Online at January Workshop|
|Dec 9, 2014||City Launches Two Consumer Protection Campaigns on Credit Fraud|
|Dec 4, 2014||City of Chicago Provided 2500 Entrepreneurs Free Business Workshops|
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