Visit the Small Business Center website, for information on licenses, permits, and additional resources.
The City provides support by connecting you with financial and start-up resources both online and in person by offering business guides and other information about the laws you need to comply with. Online web tools to walk you through starting a business in Chicago and connect you with the appropriate agencies along the way.
The City is here to walk you through the process of starting a business by helping you determine what licenses or permits you need, connecting you with business resources and help you navigate through City departments.
|Jul 1, 2015||New Minimum Wage Ordinance Begins July 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|
|Oct 24, 2014||Know Your Local Business Development Centers|
|Jun 30,2015||Personal Property Lease Transaction Tax Ruling 12 Effective 7-1-2015|
|Jun 26,2015||City of Chicago Hosting Free Minimum Wage & Plastic Bag Ban Workshop|
|May 29,2015||City of Chicago Inspectors Available to Answer Questions at June Workshop|
|May 08,2015||Second Stop For City of Chicago's ‘Small Business Center on the Road’ is the Arturo Velasquez Institute on May 9|