Starting a Business Step 1: Plan & Research

Do your research, write a business plan and determine what resources may be available to you.

Research

Business Plan

Additional Business Resources

Visit these other resources to help you start, open or grow your business:

Economic Development Authority (EDA)

Department of Procurement and Materials Management

Community Business Partnership 

Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity

Virginia Small Business Development Center

Fairfax Virtual Assistant