If you are a starting a new business, please visit our Essential Guide to Business (PDF). It should help answer any questions you may have as you open your business.
If you would like to view the full document online, please visit the Essential Guide to Business here.
If you are a new business and you would like the County to help you coordinate a ribbon cutting, you may view our Ribbon Cutting Guide.
If you are visiting this site after receiving your business license, we welcome you to James City County! You may view an electronic copy of the Welcome Business letter here.
Please consider posting your business information to our Business Directory.