Starting a Business

It's easier than you think! This short guide puts you in contact with the planning, permitting, and business tax functions of the City, and gets you on your way to opening your doors. 

Check out the menu items on the left side of this page for more detail on various stages of the approval process. Not all parts of the process apply to every project, but we hope this is a good resource to get you started. 

You can start here with the Chamber of Commerce's Guide to starting a business and moving to start a business in Florida. Our Business & Investment Assistance and the modules below will provide more information relative to Longwood. 

Please call or email Tom Krueger in our Economic Development Office for any questions (407-260-3430,