Local Resources for Business

Local business assistance includes:

Additional business assistance can be found under Resources for Business.

Development Assistance Team (DAT)

The Development Assistance Team (DAT) helps businesses and developers with the development permit processing for large, commercial projects. If you have a concern or suggestion relative to the development review process (entitlements, zoning review, development plans, plan check, building permits, etc.), or are considering a major project, then an appointment with DAT can be arranged.

This committee is comprised of key staff from all City departments involved in the development permit process.

To schedule a DAT appointment call (714) 536-5271. DAT meets every Thursday at 10:00 am.

Huntington Beach Permit Guide - "How to Do Business in Huntington Beach"

The Huntington Beach Permit Guide provides a quick reference to permits and procedures needed to grow your business in Huntington Beach, including information on business licensing, occupancy permits, and sign permits (to name a few). Call 714.536.5582 to request your free copy of the Permit Guide.

Download the Permit Guide: If you have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, double click on the icon to obtain the guide.

Permit Guide (.pdf-1.3mb)

Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce

The Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce has been a leader in the economic growth of our community for over 90 years. With 1,000 business members, the Chamber is a catalyst for plans, programs, and services that promote a favorable business climate, improve the quality of life, and support the orderly growth and development of Huntington Beach.

Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce
2134 Main Street, Suite 100
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Huntington Beach Marketing and Visitor Bureau

The HB Marketing & Visitors Bureau assists visitors and markets the city to the tourism industry. The Bureau spotlights local businesses, such as restaurants and hotels, and maintains the community's events calendar. Working to promote the City, the Bureau often works with the Orange County Tourism Council, the Orange County Business Council, the Orange County Film Commission., California Trade and Commerce Agency, the Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce, and many city departments.

Huntington Beach Marketing & Visitors Bureau
301 Main St., Ste. 208
Huntington Beach, California 92648-5171 Phone: 714-969-3492

Business Develompment Division

Business Development staff are available to assist you with your resource needs. Should you not be able to find the information you are looking for on this website, please write to the Business Development Division or call 714.536.5542

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Contact Information

City of Huntington Beach
Office of Business Development
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA
Phone: (714) 536-5582
Fax: (714) 375-5087

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