Call or Visit the Business Assistance Center

The Business Assistance Center offers free assistance to small business owners and entrepreneurs located in Oakland.

Call Us

(510) 238-7398

Visit Us in Person

270 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612

Next to Oakland City Hall, Entrance off Clay Street between 14th and 16th streets.

The Business Assistance Center is here to help you. We provide one-on-one help and referrals with:
-Business license and permits
-Technical assistance
-Financing options
-Other business resources to help business start, grow and prosper!