Grow Your Business

These resources are for small business owners, entrepreneurs and established corporations seeking to start or expand their operations in the City of Hollywood. It provides useful information on key departments in the City that are available to help you with your business needs. You will also find valuable information on incentive programs and contact information for your local development partners available to help your business grow and succeed.

The City of Hollywood is a dynamic business hub with an ideal location to open a new business or relocate your existing one. Here is how to get started.

In order to operate a business in Hollywood, you will need to apply for and obtain a Local Business Tax Receipt, which is required pursuant to both state and local laws.

Regardless of where you are in the business cycle, the City's Economic Development Team is here to help you. We assess the local business climate and provide technical assistance to companies through our outreach visits.

Several organizations offer micro-financing and consultation for businesses, whether you are just starting out or seeking expert advice on how to grow your business plan.

From Hollywood Beach, to Downtown, to West Hollywood, there are business associations and business districts with networking opportunities for businesses to be involved in their communities and the growth of their business in the City.

The City of Hollywood is designated as a Business Recovery Center in Broward County to provide businesses with information to expedite disaster recovery. Information about additional recovery resources will be posted to the City's website and social media channels as it becomes available.