• Starting a Business in Elgin

    Congratulations! You’ve decided to become one of the most important parts of the City of Elgin—a business owner. This is a very exciting time filled with lots of hopes and dreams, but also one filled with checklists, forms and unanswered questions. That’s where we can help. The EDG is filled with resources to help you start a business. What do you need to know to start a business here in Elgin? Just contact the Elgin Development Group! Every city and state has its own rules and regulations and a good understanding of those local requirements can make or break your new business. We understand how to do business here in Elgin and can assist you.

    We have assembled the guide below which outlines local, state and federal regulations for starting a business. Each page also has resources for further help with starting your business in Elgin.

    Since every business is unique, contacting the Elgin Development Group is a vital step in starting a successful business.

  • STEP 1

  • STEP 2