Small Business Center

If you are a small business, or are interested in starting a small business in Prince George County, we're interested in your success! Prince George is committed to assisting in the development of minority-owned and small business. By providing technical assistance and access to business resources, Prince George County invites you to grow and prosper with us.

Small Business Assistance
Through the use of full-time staff and other university resources, such as faculty and students, the Longwood Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) offers assistance to help Virginians start a business, expand a business, or solve business-related problems. The Center assists small businesses throughout all phrases of growth and development by using one-on-one counseling and education.

Small Business Development Center of Longwood University
P.O. Box 1808
1964 Wakefield Street 
Petersburg, VA 23805 

Phone:  (804)518-2003
Fax:       (804)518-2004

Resources for Small Businesses

The following are some of the local contacts you will need to consult as you establish your small business in Prince George County, Virginia:

Steps to Launching a Business Link

Commissioner of the Revenue
Darlene Rowsey - Business Licenses and Taxes

P.O. Box 155 
Prince George, Virginia 23875

Phone:  (804) 722-8740 
Fax:       (804) 863-0529 

Prince George Health Department
6450 Administration Drive 
Prince George, VA 23875

Phone:  (804) 733-2630 
Fax:       (804) 862-6127

Prince George County Economic Development
Yoti Jabri
6602 Courts Drive 
P.O. Box 68 
Prince George, Virginia 23875

Phone:  (804) 722-8609
Mobile:  (804) 691-3454
Fax:       (804) 732-3604

Clerk of the Court  
(Register a partnership or a trade name) 
C. Bishop Knott, Jr. 
P.O. Box 98 
Prince George, Virginia 23875 

Phone:  (804) 733-2640 
Fax:      (804) 861-5721 

Internal Revenue Service  
(Contact IRS and ask for a business kit)
Federal Building 400 North 8th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23240

1-800-829-4933 for information 
1-804-916-8700 for Problem Resolution

Other Small Business Assistance Resources