Redwood City will experience drift smoke due to the Napa fire for the next several days. If you see fire, believe the smoke smell is local, or believe you are in danger, please call 911.

Starting a Business

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Starting a Business

In Redwood City, we strive to maintain a business-friendly environment for the largest high-tech world headquarters, to the smallest “mom & pop” storefront. Both ends of the business spectrum, and all the levels in between, are important to the health and prosperity of our community.

We offer a number of resources to help you start a business in Redwood City. Visit the links on this page for the full range of services provided to businesses (and prospective businesses) by Redwood City, the State of California, and other agencies.