Business Expansion and Relocation
Business First Steps
Do you have an idea for a new business? Use this site to get started on your State of Delaware licenses, certifications and permits. Already running a business? Use this site to get information about renewals or expansion, and connect to State Agencies.
Incorporate in Delaware
Did you know almost a million business entities have their legal home in Delaware including more than 50% of all U.S. publicly-traded companies and 60% of the Fortune 500? To learn more about incorporating in Delaware--and the benefits of a Delaware incorporation--please visit the Incorporate in Delaware page.
If you have a small business, Delaware has assistance available to help nurture your business.
Special Business Relocation Assistance
Incentives and Programs
Taxes and Information
Occupational Planning and Labor
Laws and Regulations
Delaware Industry Clusters
Did You Know?
The log cabin originated in Finland. Finnish settlers arrived in Delaware in the mid-1600s and brought with them plans for the log cabin, one of the enduring symbols of the American pioneer. One of the cabins has been preserved and is on display at the Delaware Agricultural Museum in Dover.