Business Information Center
A single statewide resource for individuals and business to obtain comprehensive regulatory and permitting information. Center staff provide professional guidance to entrepreneurs by linking them to state and local resources. Services include:
Office of Regulatory of Flexibility
The Office of Regulatory Flexibility is housed within the Business Information Center and serves as an ombudsman for small businesses. The Office reviews each and every rule that state agencies propose and gets information about these rules out to the small business community. Click here to view the current Regulatory Alert.
Starting Your Business In Illinois Handbook (PDF)
State and Local Government Websites
Federal Government Portal