Business Expansion and Relocation
Find out why Delaware is the preferred location for companies from all over the world.
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.
Delaware Prosperity Partnership
Created as a private entity to lead the state of Delaware's economic development efforts, this private entity is a critical step to enhance the state's ability to attract, grow and retain companies; to build a stronger entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem; and to support private employers in identifying, recruiting and developing talent.
Incentives and Programs
Taxes and Information
Occupational Planning and Labor
Laws and Regulations
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.