Resources &


Our Chinatown BID Welcome Packet is designed to help our businesses respond to issues they’re facing. From sanitation complaints to connecting you to the right resources, our Welcome Packet has all of the information businesses and property owners need to know about. Download Packet

Assistance &

NYC Small Business Month Expo

Free services from 100+ city programs, agencies, and partners for all NYC business owners in one place!

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) can help eligible New Yorkers heat and cool their homes.

Commercial Lease Assistance Program

Free Legal Assistance For Small Business Owners with Lease Issues

Building Your Business in New York City: A Guide for Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Please check out a step-by-step advice for immigrants to plan, launch, or grow a small business.

Small Business Services

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) helps unlock economic potential and create economic security for all New Yorkers

Violations Guide

Learn how to avoid common small business fines.

Open Store Front Accessibility

As NYC re-opens post-COVID19 and stores expand outdoors to accommodate social distancing, we cannot forget about accessibility.

What to Recycle for Businesses

Below are items or types of items that businesses are required by law to recycle.

Food Business Sanitation Rules

Food Businesses MUST Comply with New Rule to Fight Rats

Our Activities

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Be a part of our community.

From the Lunar New Year Parade to the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, Chinatown is a tight-knit cultural hub that invites New Yorkers and visitors to share in a rich sense of living history, all year round. Grab some boba, buy a souvenir for a friend, sing some karaoke, and stay a while.