The Jersey City Economic Development Corporation (JCEDC), is a private not-for-profit corporation created in 1980 to stimulate industrial and commercial growth in Jersey City. Its mission statement is to provide leadership that will facilitate business and community development throughout Jersey City.

Some of the assistance provided by JCEDC includes:

  • Administration of the Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) program
  • Business counseling and small business loans for Jersey City businesses

For more information, visit the JCEDC website.

Jersey City Small Business Services - First Stop to Open Shop guides small business owners and entrepreneurs on how to start and open a business in Jersey City. For more information, Contact Jennifer Moore at 201-284-8609 or to make an appointment.

Department Contact Info

  • phone201-284-9478
  • phone201-284-8609
    Apple Tree House
    298 Academy Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07306

    Jersey City Small Business Services
    City Hall Annex
    1 Jackson Square
    Jersey City, NJ 07305
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