Chesterfield Business Assistance

Business Assistance Center

The Department of Economic Development in Chesterfield County, along with support from the Board of Supervisors, is committed to working with our existing, small, and minority businesses to help make them a prosperous part of the business community.

With the launch of “My Business Starts Here”, Chesterfield Economic Development and the Chesterfield County Public Library have partnered to offer residents seamless service and resources for their small business needs. This new web portal,, is designed to direct entrepreneurs to solutions to their business questions.

The department also provides technical assistance and access to business resources to Chesterfield County businesses. By partnering with agencies like the Small Business Administration (SBA), the Small Business Development Centers, the Community College Workforce Alliance, the Crater Procurement Assistance Center and the BizWorks Enterprise Center,  both start-up and existing small and minority businesses can be provided these services from a local level.

The Chesterfield County Small Business Center offers a variety of programs and services such as

For more information, phone 804-318-8550.

Other Resources

  • Small Business Administration: 804-771-2400
  • Greater Richmond Small Business Development Center: 804-783-9314
  • Crater Small Business Development Center of Longwood University: 804-518-2003
  • Community College Workforce Alliance's Center for Entrepreneurial Development:  804-521-4320
  • BizWorks Enterprise Center: 804-275-5190

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