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Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19 Advisory: WSU Extension is working to keep our communities safe. All Extension programming is being conducted consistent with the latest official state guidance. WSU Extension county offices and WSU Research & Extension Centers are following protocols for vaccination, masking, distancing and hygiene. If this office is not open to the public, we are available during normal business hours via email, phone, and web conference.

Small Business Development

If you are thinking of starting a small business in Kittitas County here are some resources that may assist you in doing so.

Plan a business – Resources for registration requirements, financial assistance, advice and more

Steps to take when you are ready to start your business

    1. Determine business structure
    2. Choose business name
    3. Create business structure
    4. Get licenses and permits
    5. Determine if there are other county or city requirements

Doing Business in Washington State 
A resource for starting and operating a business in Washington State.

Washington State Small Business Development (SBDC)
The Washington SBDC is a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington State University and other Washington Institutions of higher education and economic development organizations.

Business Licensing FAQs
State of Washington Business Licensing Service frequently asked questions (FAQs)