Starting a Business in Fairfax County

For entrepreneurs interested in starting a business in Fairfax County, we offer a range of resources to help in your new venture, from bootstrapped startups to venture-backed operations.

Almost every month since 2003, the FCEDA has offered an Entrepreneurship 101: Starting a Business in Fairfax County seminar. Representatives from the FCEDA, State of Virginia and the Small Business Administration give helpful presentations on a wide range of issues. More than 5,000 entrepreneurs and would-be business owners have attended one of these sessions. Shouldn't you join them? You may find more information and a complete event schedule, including registration information, here.

Ready to launch your Fairfax County business? Download or request a printed copy of our new Small Business Start-up Guide, an easy-to-follow, six-step guide to establishing yourself in the Fairfax County business community.

Our Business Start-Up Resources page also offers a wide range of business development services and information.

Businesses of any size that are new to the county may find the following links helpful:



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