Start a business

A lot of research, time and planning go into starting a business. Often, new business owners have more questions than answers. At the Henrico EDA, we're here to help connect you to organizations such as SCORE who can help you launch your great idea.

SCORE Find a Mentor

SCORE Business Plan Starting Point

Checklist for Establishing a Small Business in Virginia

Small Business Guide to Marketing Fundamentals

An Intro to Virginia LLC’s

Additional Resources

Henrico County

Obtain a business license, determine your ownership structure, register your business and more on the Henrico County government website.

Business One Stop

No matter where you are in the evolution of your business, this guide from the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity provides essential tips and steps.

Doing Business in Henrico County

Download our business resource guides to learn more about establishing your business presence in Henrico: