Starting and running a small business requires resources. There are businesses, government groups, and nonprofits ready to help you.
We’ve compiled state and local resources and our own tools and guides to help you run a successful small business in Maine.
Use our Maine Small Business Resources guide to get started.
Starting a business? Get access to small business resources and support when you start an LLC with Northwest ($29 + State Fees).
Statewide Small Business Resources in Maine
These small business resources offer tools for starting, maintaining, and growing your business.
The Maine SBDC offers strategic business advice, training, and capital assistance, enhancing entrepreneurial proficiency, business growth, and economic resilience in the Maine region.
The Maine SBA provides crucial support with funding opportunities, mentorship, and educational programs, promoting entrepreneurship, job creation, and economic vitality in Maine.
Maine Secretary of State Business Services
Find resources for starting and maintaining your business.