South Park is Open for Business!
The South Park Business Improvement District (SPBID) is here to help you establish, operate, and grow your business by providing a direct line of communication to a business development representative. Businesses located in South Park also reap the benefits of the BID’s relentless efforts to maintain neighborhood cleanliness and safety. South Park is the place to be.
FIND A LOCATION
Thinking of opening or relocating your business? South Park is a rapidly-expanding community in the entertainment capital of the world, comprised of an eclectic crowd of residents and tourists alike. To view our currently available and in-development spaces, click here.
PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS
The BID is here to help connect your business to South Park residents, employees, and visitors. Promotional opportunities include:
- Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities
- Host a “Green Carpet” Event: Once a month, the BID organizes a free event for the Downtown LA community to attract new customers to your business.
- “Show Your Badge Program” – The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board (LATCB) “Show Your Badge Program” allows Convention Center attendees to receive discounts and special offers at participating locations.
For more information, please contact Ellen Riotto, Director of Communications and Policy.
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
November 26, 2016 marks the seventh annual Small Business Saturday, a day to support the local businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and preserve neighborhoods around the country. Small Business Saturday was created in 2010 in response to small business owners’ most pressing need: more customers.
South Park is proud play a role in supporting the small businesses that help the community thrive. For more information, click here.
Los Angeles Works is a city-managed website with resources on how to open, move, and operate your business in Los Angeles. Learn how to register your business, obtain additional permits and licenses, find business incentive zones, lower your operating costs, and much more.
Minimum Wage FAQ
The Wage Enforcement Division is providing this FAQ information as a public service. This information and related materials are presented to give the public access to information on the Los Angeles minimum wage law. To view the FAQ, click here.
LA Department of Building & Safety Go App
Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety (LADBS) launched a new mobile app, LADBS Go, which offers customers easy access to the department’s most-requested services from their smartphones.
To download LADBS Go for Apple devices, click here.
To download LADBS Go for Android devices, click here.
PERMIT & LICENSE CONTACT INFORMATION:
Assistance and information for burglar alarm permits, business tax certificates, fire permits, police permits, tobacco retailer’s permits, and more.
(213) 473- 5901
Assistance and information for attraction programs, economic research and analysis, real estate advisory services, trade and investment assistance, public policy leadership, and more.