Virginia Beach Economic Development

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Did you know that advice from Small Business Administration partner organizations such as SCORE is available free of charge to small business owners?

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Tools & Resources

Steps to Launching

Find help with any stage of your business venture.

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Registering a Business

Learn about the requirements for registering a business.

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Find a Business Mentor

Get access to the largest network of volunteer business mentors providing free answers to your business questions.

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Home-Based Businesses

Home-based businesses have specific requirements, including proof of residency.

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Businesses Near NAS Oceana

The City adopted the APZ-1/Clear Zone Master Plan in 2008, which provides land use policy guidance regarding the future use of property located in the APZ-1 and Clear Zones around Naval Air Station Oceana.

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Choosing a Location

Use this interactive property map to help you find the best Virginia Beach location for your business.

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The HIVE - Business Resource Center

The HIVE provides mentorship, networking, and a range of fundamental resources to individuals starting their businesses.

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