Gainesville-Hall County embodies an environment that encourages and empowers entrepreneurs to start new companies. The primary goal of the Greater Hall Chamber is to help your business succeed by fostering a thriving and vigorous business environment.

Small Business Start Up Tips

  • Create a business plan
  • Market Research your customers and competition
  • Funding sources will analyze your financial projections in your business plan to determine whether to invest or loan funds.
  • Legalities – seek assistance for the best legal structure and help with regulatory guidelines.

Start-Up Resources

Business License based on location
Trade Name Registration Clerk of Superior Court  770-531-7025
Secretary of State  404-656-2817
Georgia Department of Revenue 770-718-3700
Certificate of Registration
Georgia Department of Labor  770-535-5484
Food Service Permits  770-531-3973

Links for small business assistance:

Contact Amanda Lewis, 770-532-6206 or email