Grow a Business

West Street during First Sunday Arts Festival

Doing Business in Annapolis

If you’re thinking of expanding your business, Annapolis is the place to be. The Partners and Resources page informs you of the general business assistance available to you in the City and the Start a Business page tells you a great deal about any City permits you may require. 

Growing a Business in Annapolis

Our In-Depth Guide to Growing Your Business in Annapolis is designed to acquaint business owners with the City of Annapolis in more detail – from business licenses, local government permits, and City government information, to information on business support providers, financial resources and incentives, and community events and activities.

In addition, the Annapolis Economic Development Division is standing by to help answer any questions. We encourage you to contact us, but also recommend that you take advantage of all of the resources available to help you grow successfully. The following are just a few topics you may need to address and some of the resources available to assist you.