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Welcome to the City of Charlottesville’s Business Portal. This was created by the Office of Economic Development with the business owner in mind, as a way to consolidate all the information and resources necessary to run a successful business in Charlottesville. We hope to be the primary resource for new business owners in the City.

To begin, click on the icons above to find a list of information and services.


Please contact the Office of Economic Development below with any questions or suggestions.

About The Office of Economic Development
The OED is the primary resource to serve City businesses with general information, resources, and programming to help businesses grow and thrive in Charlottesville. We’re happy to meet with all business owners so please contact us and receive a prompt response.

Please contact us at or 434.970.3110