State & Regional Resources

There are many resources at the State, regional and local level to assist with the development of your business.

NH Small Business Development Center
- We provide professional, one-on-one business management advice and educational programs, at no cost, to new and existing businesses. Small businesses are vital to our state’s economic vitality; our goal is to help your business succeed.
The Office of NH Business and Industrial Development
- is your one-stop resource for information and assistance if you're thinking of relocating or expanding your business to New Hampshire, or if your New Hampshire business needs help to grow, expand or adapt to changing business circumstances. 
The NH Office of International Commerce
- The New Hampshire Office of International Commerce - an office of the Division of Economic Development - is organized to plan, develop, and administer programs for international trade promotion and foreign market development, and to coordinate other public and private organizations involved in concurrent efforts. We bring all those public and private organizations together. 
Division of Travel and Tourism
- Develop and promote New Hampshire as a domestic and international travel destination and preferred location in order to increase visitation, expenditures, business activity and employment throughout the state. 
State of NH Department of Employment Security
- State resource for labor market information, employment services and employment laws and regulations. 
NH Works
- Serves as a catalyst to establish a secure and sustainable workforce that can meet current and future skilled labor needs and provide a competitive advantage for New Hampshire businesses. 
New Hampshire Business Finance Authority
- The Business Finance Authority (BFA) was created in 1992 to foster economic development and create employment in New Hampshire. The BFA accomplishes these objectives by working with New Hampshire's banking, business and economic development sectors to develop and impliment programs which expand the availabilty of credit in the state. 
- The New Hampshire Community Loan Fund offers online loans and training to self-employed workers and owners of small businesses across the state, including those considered too small or too risky for other lenders.
NH Business and Industry Association
- The BIA is New Hampshire’s statewide chamber of commerce and leading business advocate. We work with the governor, legislators and state regulators to develop and shape pro-business public policy. Our mission is to promote a healthy business climate and robust economic future for New Hampshire.
NH Office of Energy & Planning
- OEP provides information, data and guidance to assist decision makers on issues pertaining to development, land protection, energy use and community planning.
Nashua Regional Planning Commission
- The Nashua Regional Planning Commission serves the 13 communities of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Lyndeborough, Mason, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua, Pelham, and Wilton. Since its formation in 1959, NRPC has provided its members with comprehensive solutions to local environmental, land use, transportation, and regional planning issues as well as cutting edge mapping & data services.