Visit the Small Business Center website, for information on licenses, permits, and additional resources.
In the City of Chicago the majority of retail establishments will be required to have a City of Chicago Limited Business License. You may however be required to have a different or additional license based on your business activity. Some other types of licenses that may be required of your business include: a Retail Food Establishment License, a Motor Vehicle Repair License or one of our nine different classes of liquor licenses.
|Nov 18, 2016||AS WINTER CHILL TAKES HOLD, CITY DEPARTMENTS REMIND RESIDENTS TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS DURING COLD WEATHER|
|May 22,2012||MBE/WBE Rules & Regulations for Construction and Non-Construction Contracts|
|Feb 29,2012||Mayor Emanuel Announces the Allocation of Funds from Allied Waste Settlement|
|Feb 16,2012||Ordinance to expand "CHICAGOFIRST" Local Business Bidding Preference Passes City Council|
|Aug 31,2011||September Calendar - Free Business Workshops|
|Apr 13,2011||City Introduces Ordinance That Supports Shared Kitchens And Food Entrepreneurs|