If you are interested in starting or expanding your business in Dorchester County, we’re here to help. Our economic development office is committed to your success.
Government regulations and requirements vary within municipalities and by the nature of the business. We can help you identify and navigate steps you might need for your business.
While some industries and businesses have specialized licenses, there is no such thing as a general business license in Maryland.
Click here for a downloadable PDF on the basic steps for starting a business in Maryland and general information on state and county resources.