Helpful Resources

New Jersey Business Portal

The New Jersey Business Portal provides:

  • State licenses and permits and business registration
  • What makes NJ a great place to do business
  • Provides guidance for people looking to start a new business including a starting a business wizard, a start-up checklist, a guide to doing business in New Jersey, financial incentives available, business incubator locations, etc.
  • Provides additional information for workforce training, taxation, financing and incentives and small to mid size business guidance.

State of New Jersey

Find information for businesses in the State of New Jersey:

  • News for businesses
  • Events for businesses
  • Resource links

New Jersey Economic Development Authority

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority offers:

  • Financing Assistance
  • Low-Interest Rate Loans for business or non-profits
  • Business Advocacy
  • Real Estate Development Projects
  • Training and Mentoring Programs
  • Interest free loans and grants for clean energy related system upgrades, new developments or site improvements
  • Issues tax-exempt bonds

New Jersey Business & Industry Association

The New Jersey Business and Industry Association offers valuable services:

  • Business advocacy
  • Educational Seminars
  • Business assistance
  • Business magazine
  • Group Healthcare Coverage
  • Networking

Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey

The Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey provides educational services:

  • Education Programs, Information and Resources
  • Environmental Business Council
  • Hispanic Business Council
  • The Foundation for Free Enterprise – elementary and secondary educational program
  • COMMERCE Magazine


The business department at University of Rutgers offers the following amenities:

  • Resources for business and industry
  • Faculty to business promotion
  • Incubators
  • Continuing Education