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 North Carolina.
Use our North Carolina Small Business Resources guide to get started.
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Statewide Small Business Resources in North Carolina
These small business resources offer tools for starting, maintaining, and growing your business.
North Carolina SBDC
The North Carolina SBDC offers specialized business advising, education, and funding resources, empowering entrepreneurs and fostering business growth and economic vitality in North Carolina.
North Carolina SBA
The North Carolina SBA offers critical support with funding, mentorship, and training, stimulating entrepreneurship, job growth, and robust economic development in North Carolina.
North Carolina Secretary of State Business Registration
Find resources for starting and maintaining your business entity in North Carolina.