The Office of Neighborhood Business Services helps simplify the process of opening and operating a business.
The Office of Neighborhood Business Services contains the Office of Business Services and the Office of Neighborhood Economic Development.
Office of Business Services
The Office of Business Services (OBS) is the first line of contact for Philadelphia business owners and entrepreneurs. Business Services Managers will assist you in navigating city processes. OBS helps businesses launch and existing businesses thrive.
OBS can help you:
- Navigate City requirements.
- Find financing and incentive opportunities.
- Address challenges as your business grows.
- Connect with community and neighborhood organizations.
Our multilingual staff can help you in these languages:
Office of Neighborhood Economic Development
The Office of Neighborhood Economic Development works to revitalize neighborhood commercial corridors. The Office helps businesses start and succeed.
We invest in neighborhoods through:
Contact our office
If you have a business-related question for the Department of Commerce, you can use this form to get in touch with us. For other questions or complaints, contact Philly311.