Welcome to the District of Columbia's Small Business Resource Center
Want to start and/or grow your business? DCRA’s Small Business Resource Center (SBRC) is your one-stop shop. We provide concierge-like service when registering a company, applying for or renewing your Basic Business License (BBL), and applying for a Certificate of Occupancy (CofO) or Home Occupancy Permit (HOP). To better serve you, DCRA’s SBRC has partnered with District and Federal government agencies, non-profits, and small business service providers to offer one-on-one assistance to develop business plans.