New Business

Starting a Small Business in Maine

If you are an entrepreneur looking to start a business in Maine, you’ve come to the right place. Starting a new business can be overwhelming. Maine Small Business Development Centers is here to help.

Browse our helpful online resources.

Our helpful resource section to the right is full of information for aspiring entrepreneurs and new small businesses. This information includes a helpful Startup Checklist, Guide to Starting a Business in MaineFAQsbusiness plan guide and financial templates, and so much more.

Attend a live or online workshop.

Maine SBDC offers both live and online workshops. Topics range from the fundamentals of starting and owning a business to more complex business issues. View the list of workshops.

Meet with one of our experienced business advisors at no-cost.

Are you ready to sit down with a certified business advisor for assistance with start-up questions relevant to your business? Maine SBDC has business advisors throughout the state that are here to help. Advising is confidential and provided at no-cost!

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