Small business owners and entrepreneurs can learn about available financing products and get help applying for a financing award. Call an NYC Business Solutions Center and make an appointment to meet with an Account Manager.

You can also learn about:

  • Contract financing assistance to access low-interest loans to help M/WBEs and small businesses perform on contracts with a City agency or the Economic Development Corporation
  • Bond collateral assistance to help Minority or Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) and small businesses get surety bonding for construction contracts

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Alert

Business Solution Centers are closed until further notice. You can still get services online or by phone.

Contact NYC Small Business Services.

Bronx

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Bronx Center
  • Phone Number: (718) 960-7910
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Brooklyn

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Brooklyn Center
  • Phone Number: (347) 296-8021
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Manhattan

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Lower Manhattan Center
  • Phone Number: (917) 472-9647
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Upper Manhattan Center
  • Phone Number: (212) 749-0900 x125
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Washington Heights Center
  • Phone Number: (212) 749-0900 x126
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Queens

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Queens Center
  • Phone Number: (718) 570-8500
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Staten Island

  • Agency: Small Business Services
  • Division: NYC Business Solutions Staten Island Center
  • Phone Number: (718) 285-8400
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Minority or Women-owned Business Enterprises and small businesses working on or hoping to work on City projects as prime or subcontractors can access loans for up to $500,000 at an interest rate of 3 percent APR.

Get more information and apply online for contract financing.

The NYC Small Business Emergency Grant Program provides grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses that have suffered physical damage as result of recent looting.

Eligible businesses must:

  • Be referred by a local partner organization
  • Have earned less than $1.5 million in revenue in 2019
  • Have experienced physical damage as a result of recent looting

If you are interested in the program, complete a grant program interest form. Once you submit the form, your information will be forwarded to a local partner organization. You will be contacted by a local partner organization if you meet the criteria to complete an application.

Submit a grant program interest form.