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.
|Jan 14, 2014||2013 Plastic Bag Recycling Reporting Deadline is February 28, 2014|
|May 31, 2013||Parking Tax Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2013|
|Apr 25, 2013||Temporary Small Business Center Hours|
|Jan 30, 2014||Delegate Agency 1/29/14 How to Voucher Powerpoint|
|Jun 6, 2013||BACP Releases Plastic Bag, Film Plastic Recycling Report|
|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|
|Sep 30,2013||City Of Chicago Announces October Food Truck Rally|
|Jun 26,2013||City of Chicago Hosting Free Business Workshops Throughout July July 19 Workshop to be Conducted in Spanish|
|May 23,2013||June 2013 Business Education Workshops|