Small Businesses

Related Resources

In addition to the resources below, be sure to review what’s available for minority-owned businesses, women-owned businesses, veteran-owned businesses and entrepreneurs.


  • Secretary of the State - Commercial Recording Division — files and maintains legally required records showing the formation of and fundamental changes to corporations, limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, limited partnerships and other businesses.
  • Connecticut Economic Resource Center (CERC) — provides free online information about the state's business registration requirements. Learn what you need to do to set up a new or relocated business in Connecticut – and who can help you with this process.


  • CERC SiteFinder — links to a comprehensive online real estate database of available commercial and industrial properties in Connecticut.