Welcome to Palo Alto! Here are City resources designed to assist you and work with you to get your business open.
Starting or Relocating a Business
The City of Palo Alto participates in the Silicon Valley Economic Development Alliance. The link will redirect you to the Silicon Valley Prospector, a regional economic development website designed to assist your business site selection, expansion and relocation analysis.
Planning and Development Services
Need to make building improvements or find out information about a parcel, use the following resources:
All businesses located in fixed places of business are required to register with the City by March 31 of each year.
Small Business Development Center Silicon Valley