What types of business assistance is available to new and existing businesses?

The Department of Economic Development provides several services to support the local business community. Some include online business resources, marketing assistance, an ombudsman program and training and workshops. Call 410-535-4583 for full details. The department also works with several resource partners, such as the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), to provide additional programs. An SBDC business counselor is co-located with our office and provides free, confidential, one-on-one business counseling. To arrange an appointment, call 410-535-4583.

Visit online for business assistance information.

Show All Answers

1. How can my business become a vendor for Calvert County Government?
2. How do I apply for a business license?
3. How do I find commercial property available for sale or lease?
4. How do I apply for a liquor license?
5. What types of business assistance is available to new and existing businesses?
6. I am interested in holding a ribbon cutting for my business. How can the Department of Economic Development help?
7. How can I be added to your distribution list?
8. I need financing for my business expansion. Can the department help?
9. Who are Calvert County’s major employers?
10. How can I obtain demographic information for Calvert County?
11. What is a Calvert County Commerce Zone?
12. Is the tax credit program a “giveaway?”
13. Why is a Commerce Zone needed?
14. Can the Board of County Commissioners identify Commerce Zone locations without public input?
15. Does the Commerce Zone apply to Prince Frederick?
16. What other incentives are available to business?
17. What is a Federal Opportunity Zone?