NYC Business Solutions is at the forefront of the Agency's effort to provide direct assistance to business owners throughout the five boroughs. Mayor Bloomberg launched NYC Business Solutions in 2004, to ensure that the City's more the 200,000 small businesses have easy access to free, quick, and reliable information on a range of critical business issues.
We'll work with you if you have a new business or if you have been in business for years. We'll answer your questions, help you develop a business plan, secure financing, and access City benefits. We'll support your expansion by working with you to locate available space, identify money-saving incentive programs, access procurement opportunities, and recruit qualified employees. We'll cut the red tape for you by being your liaison when you need to resolve issues with other City agencies.
Businesses can access NYC Business Solutions at locations in each of the five boroughs, by going to 311 Online. Visit NYC Business Solutions to see how we can help you start, operate and expand your business in New York City.
Learn about and apply for FastTrac NewVenture or FastTrac GrowthVenture: Hands-on intensive business courses to help entrepreneurs and existing businesses hone the skills needed to start, manage or grow a successful business in the changing economy. Visit www.nyc.gov/FastTrac to find out more.
NYC Business Express helps businesses identify their City, County, State, and Federal requirements to start, operate and expand in New York City. The interactive website provides businesses with a customized list of requirements, information about incentives and other resources to aid in their long-term success. Visit NYC Business Express to learn more.
SBS encourages Business Owners to view the Business Owner's Bill of Rights so they are aware of their rights while conducting business with the City. Business Owners are encouraged to display this Bill of Rights in their place of Business.