Visit the Small Business Center website, for information on licenses, permits, and additional resources.
There are close to 100,000 different businesses licensed in the City of Chicago as diverse as retail or grocery stores, bars, restaurants, public vehicles, taxicabs, manufacturing and industrial plants. The City provides the business community business guides and information about the laws you need to comply with through online tools, free workshops and one-on-one counseling.
Understanding the rules of the road is key to operating a business responsibly. Thousands of businesses and public vehicles are inspected to ensure compliance with City laws and regulations.
|Mar 26, 2014||Cigarette Tax Delinquency Notices|
|Mar 17, 2014||The Draft Ambulance Rules and Regulations Are Available for Viewing and Comment|
|Mar 14, 2014||The Draft Filling Station Rules and Regulations Are Available for Viewing and Comment|
|May 31, 2013||Parking Tax Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2013|
|Apr 25, 2013||Temporary Small Business Center Hours|
|Apr 07,2014||City of Chicago’s Small Business Center Sets Restaurant Start-Up Workshop Series|
|Apr 03,2014||Save the Date! 2014 Airports Going Green Conference|
|Mar 07,2014||City of Chicago to Host Small Business Center on the Road Expo in the Polish Community|
|Feb 27,2014||Creative Chicago Expo Full Schedule Released|
|Feb 04,2014||Theaster Gates, Maria Pinto, Carrie Nahabedian and Bob Teitel tapped by City of Chicago for keynotes at Creative Chicago Expo|