Small Business Assistance Center


Norristown is a great and vibrant place to start or grow your business. 

Business Development Office 


The vision of the Business Development Office (BDO) is to successfully market Norristown as a place of opportunity for business, investors and homeowners. By transforming the downtown business sector into a more positive and profitable area for commerce, this will ultimately provide a more sustainable quality and way of life. Marketing Norristown's events, business and community to the region in an effort to attract and retain business is a top priority of this department. For more information please call 610-270-0450.



How the business development office can help your business


As the Municipality of Norristown continues its economic, community and neighborhood revitalization activities, Business Development is a vital component in retaining and attracting businesses, thereby leading to job creation.


The purpose of the Business Development Office is to facilitate economic and business development and retention activities within the Municipality of Norristown's business community. Some of the ways the Business Development Office can help current or prospective business in Norristown:


  1. Serve as the single point of contact for prospective and existing businesses, providing informational support and guidance necessary to start a business in Norristown or maintain business operations.
  2. Provide prospective and existing businesses with information on financial and tax incentives available to businesses located in the Municipality through programs such as the Norristown Enterprise Zone.
  3. Provide financial assistance to small business through the Norristown Microloan Program.


For further information please contact:
The Planning Department at 610-270-0450.

Small Business Assistance Center


The Norristown Small Business Assistance Center (NSBAC) is a unique partnership of the Municipality of Norristown and the Enterprise Center Capitol Corporation working together to help small business in Norristown.  

Whether you are looking to start a business, solve a problem facing your current business, or launch a new product, the Norristown Small Business Assistance Center assists micro-enterprises (5 or fewer employees) with business plans, marketing plans, advertising and other technical services for small businesses looking to begin operations, relocate or that already exist in Norristown.  

NSBAC consulting services are offered free of charge and your information is always confidential.  Whatever your challenge, a NSBAC consultant is ready to meet with you one-on-one to help launch your business, discuss your business plan, or help develop a new strategy to meet your goals.  

For more information contact the Business Consultant Malyka Snkofa by email or at 610-277-1085.  Please download the SBAC Intake Form to begin the process.


266 East Main Street
Norristown, PA 19401 

Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

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