We know many Connecticut businesses are struggling as they deal with the effects of COVID-19. We appreciate their perseverance and know they share our commitment to keeping our residents healthy. The state, working with its federal partners, has several programs and initiatives in place to assist businesses during this difficult period. For specific questions related to small business, email the Joint Information Center at COVID19.JIC@ct.gov, or call the DECD small business hotline at 860-500-2333. Individuals can call 2-1-1 for more information.

Enterprise Zones

Page 1 of 1

  • An Overview on Enterprise Zones

    Learn about the different types of Enterprise Zones that offer diverse advantages for your business.

  • Bioscience Enterprise Corridor Zone

    See how your company can take advantage of Enterprise-Zone benefits in targeted geographic areas.

  • Bradley Airport Development Zone

    Discover incentives for businesses building or renovating facilities near Bradley International Airport.

  • Contiguous Municipality Zone

    Get details on Enterprise Zone benefits for municipalities contiguous with Enterprise Zones in another municipality.

  • Defense Plant Zone

    Look into relief for communities hurt by a defense contract cutback or the closing of a major aerospace/defense plant.

  • Enterprise Corridor Zone

    Find incentives for development along the Route 8 corridor and Interstate 395.

  • Entertainment District

    Get Enterprise Zone benefits for municipalities that qualify for this state designation, encompassing gaming facilities, video arcades, theme parks and establishments whose primary revenue comes from alcohol sales.

  • Manufacturing Plant Zone

    See how qualifying municipalities can obtain this designation and earn Enterprise Zone benefits.

  • Qualifying Manufacturing Plant

    Learn how manufacturers with plants of at least 500,000 square feet can qualify for tax abatements and credits.

  • Railroad Depot Zone

    Get the facts on incentives for businesses developing facilities around abandoned or underutilized railroad depots.