Business Specific Guidance

Industry-Specific Guides

Looking for information about a certain business type? Find it here.

Note: This information is not necessarily inclusive of all steps necessary to start your business. Read the Starting a Business Guide for more information, and always rely upon professional guidance.

Artistic Events Hosting

Canvassers, Peddlers, Promoters, and Solicitors

Charitable Organizations

Contractor (Construction)

FCPA Farmers Market Vendors

Food Trucks

Home-Based Businesses

Home-based Food Production

Made in Fairfax/Maker Businesses

Massage Therapists and Massage Establishments

Starting a Restaurant

Short-Term Daily Rentals (Not Lodging)

Short-Term Lodging (Airbnb, VRBO, etc.)