How to Start a Business in Sand Springs
We want to help you be successful in starting a business here in Sand Springs! Our Chamber can provide guidance on how to get started in your journey to becoming a business owner. Use our “road map” to help you get started, to navigate obtaining the required permits and documentation, and to provide lists of contacts and resources that will be helpful to you to make forward progress.
Click on any of the Road Map Stops below to get more information and help with each. We recommend you follow the Road Map in the order we have provided but some adjustments can be made to your trip to accommodate where you are in the start-up process.
Road Map Stop 1: Create a Business Plan
Road Map Stop 2: Choose a Location
Road Map Stop 3: Legal Structure of Business
Road Map Stop 4: Registering your Business Name
Road Map Stop 5: Securing Your Financing
Road Map Stop 6: State and Federal Taxes
Road Map Stop 7: Licenses and Permits
Road Map Stop 8: City permits and relationships
Additional outlets for information.
Oklahoma Department of Commerce has a multitude of information on this subject. Here are a few options to check into:
Business Licensing and Operating Requirements
Business Service and Start Up Guide
Reports and Planning Documents