Business First Steps
Steps to Opening a Business
About First Steps
Already have a business idea and plan? Use this site to get started on your State of Delaware licenses, certifications and permits. Already running a business? Use this site to get information about renewals or expansion, and connect to State Agencies. Learn more about Business First Steps.
Other Helpful Searches:
- Licensed Businesses by Name on the Open Data Portal
- Legal Entities Registered with the Division of Corporations
Search for Professions & Industries
Type in your Profession or Industry to get started. (Note: results will only show State requirements. For local requirements, please visit the town and city page). Not sure what to search for? View all listings here.
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County, City & Town Licensing and Permits
Find out what you have to do to get a business license in your local Delaware town or city.