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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 online for a free business counseling session at the Central Library (email and phone number required).  To register and create your own account, please click on the link, or contact SCORE directly at (210) 403-5931.

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.