Opening a business in Downtown Lombard
Thank you for your interest in opening a business in Downtown Lombard. We would like to help make this investment as easy as possible. Lombard is an excellent location and has much to offer and we would be happy to work with you to find a location that meets your requirements.
Before you open a business, there are Village and County requirements you must meet. These requirements are for your and Lombard's benefit. Should you have any difficulty, please let us know and we will do our best to assist you.
Below are handy web links for forms, requirements and applications. We recommend you read "Before Getting Started" put out by the Village of Lombard. It is a great overview of what you need to know regarding permit processing and requirements.
Another resource, the Illinois Small Business Development Center is located in the College of DuPage and is a valuable resource for all businesses. They offer training, counseling and consulting services to Illinois businesses at no or low cost. Their clients range from start-up through existing businesses that seek ways to improve, develop or finance their organizations. Please contact Program Manger, David Gay at (630) 942-2771 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We also recommend you discuss your potential location before signing a lease with:Lombard Building Department - Keith Steiskal (630) 620-5750