New Business Guide

Opening a Small Business

Do you want to open up a small business but aren’t sure where to start? Have a SCORE representative help you today! SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. SCORE is a volunteer group of retired men and women who provide small business assistance through free one-on-one counseling.

If you are interested in receiving assistance from SCORE, set up an appointment today.

Starting A Business In An Existing Building

If you are looking to sign a lease, buy a building, or start work on your business, you may need to work with certain city departments.

Follow this guide to learn who you should contact at the City of Oshkosh.

If you have any questions about starting a business in downtown Oshkosh, please contact Kelly Nieforth, City of Oshkosh Economic Development Specialist at (920) 236-5045.