Learn about starting a business, expanding, or relocating to Illinois, and the resources available for minority, veteran, and women-owned businesses.
The First Stop Business Information Center is your one stop shop to navigate regulatory requirements and connect you with state and local resources.
The Office of Minority Economic Empowerment offers tailored assistance for Minority, Veteran & Woman owned businesses.
Our Office of Regional Economic Development provides one on one assistance to help your business start, operate and grow in Illinois.
The Regulatory Flexibility Program provides an analysis on new rules that impact small businesses.
Trade & Investment’s virtual services and export financial reimbursement program for Illinois businesses