The Small Business Center is located at City Hall, 121 North LaSalle Street, in Chicago; Room 800. We may be reached at 312.74.GOBIZ (744.6249), or 312.744.1944 for TTY. Our hours of operation are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; Monday through Friday. Appointments, to meet with a Business Consultant, are recommended, and may be made by calling our Business Contact Center at 312.74.GOBIZ (312.744.6249).
About the SBC
The Small Business Center (SBC) is the business licensing division of the City of Chicago’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) and the City’s “one-stop-shop” for business licensing, public way use permitting, and connecting entrepreneurs to business resources.