Business Information

Let Us Help You Set Up Operations in Fairfax County 

Fairfax County is unique as the only U.S. county to have full overseas representation with offices in the UK, Germany, India, Israel and Korea, as well as U.S. satellite offices in Los Angeles, all aimed at offering full assistance to companies and organisations interested in setting up business in the county.

The European office of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority can provide you with full details on how to set up operations in the county.

The wide array of FCEDA  information and services designed to locate or expand commercial operations in Fairfax County  include:

All these services are free. Contact Ian Metcalf, director, FCEDA United Kingdom, for more information.

Five Golden Rules

If you want to open an office in the United States, consider these "Five Golden Rules":

  • Take time to carefully plan your move to the United States.
  • Become well informed about your preferred US location.
  • Arrange legal structure, banking and accounting requirements in advance.
  • Identify suitable office space
  • Leverage information and contacts available through economic development organisations.