You can apply for assistance for a business that has suffered physical damage or business interruption as a result of emergencies, such as:

  • Fire
  • Flood
  • Ruptured water main
  • Building collapse or explosion
  • Power outage
  • Terrorist attack

Staff from the NYC Business Acceleration-Emergency Response Unit may be sent directly to the site of the emergency to help the business owner.

You can email businesshelp@sbs.nyc.gov for more information. 

Online

Apply for assistance through the Department of Small Business Services.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance.