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A guide to business resources at SAPL and beyond.


SCORE is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people start a business.

SCORE counselors are business professionals that are ready to advise you on your path to success.

Call 210-207-2500 to register for free business counseling at the Central Library. You can also create a free account and register online (email and phone number required).

Local Resources

City of San Antonio International & Economic Development Department

The International & Economic Development Department's small business website is an excellent resource for information about starting or expanding a business in San Antonio.

Fill out a request form to receive a small business start-up guide from their Small Business Liaison.

Economic Development Department
Frost Bank Tower 
100 West Houston Street, 19th Floor
San Antonio, TX 78205

Monday - Friday, 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Government Certification, Counseling, and Assistance

Become certified to do business with city, county, state and federal agencies as well as public and private entities.