IL Dept of Commerce & Economic Opportunity


IL Dept of Commerce & Economic Opportunity

About Us

First Stop Business Information Centers:
This center helps small and startup businesses in the early states of business. They can help navigate teh local permit and regulatory process. For information call: 1-800-252-2923

Link to Grants:

Link to Loan Programs:

Link to Business Assistance:

Link to Public Acts:


  • Business Grants
  • Business Loan Programs
  • Business Assistance
  • Public Acts (Bills that have become laws)

Rep/Contact Info

Kevin Bell
Office of Regional Outreach
  • Phone: (312) 814-7176