Permits & Other Business Information

SCORE Reference Card.  Many useful phone numbers and e-mail addresses for your business.

Doing Business in LA: General Information

County of Los Angeles:

City of Los Angeles:

Doing Business in LA: Labor Laws, Employee vs. Independent Contractors, Healthcare, & Safety

Labor Laws/Wage Standards/Hiring:


Workplace Safety:

Doing Business in LA: Procurement and Government Contracting

Doing Business in LA: Industry Specific Information and Networking Events



Small Business Administration links

SBA Office of Advocacy is the independent voice for small businesses in the Federal Government and the source of small business statistics.
Advocacy is an independent voice for small businesses within the federal government and is the watchdog for the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA). Advocacy advances the views and concerns of small businesses before Congress, the White House, the federal agencies, the federal courts, and state policymakers.

Non-profit? Where can I get help?