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Contact the NJ Business Action Center
New Jersey Department of State
225 West State Street
P.O. Box 820
Trenton, NJ 08625-0820

Tel: (866) 534-7789
Fax: (609) 292-5509

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Business Action Center

The New Jersey Business Action Center (BAC) serves as a “one-stop” shop for businesses helping companies to stay and grow in New Jersey, as well as locate in our great state. The Center’s business advocates work to encourage entrepreneurship by supporting businesses of all sizes, advancing the global competitiveness of New Jersey companies, and promoting the State’s attractiveness as a vacation destination and business investment location nationally and internationally.

New Jersey’s Business Action Center is an essential resource for any business seeking to do business in New Jersey. Simply put, our business advocates can save your company valuable time and money by working as an extension of your team for site selection services, financial solutions or resolution of regulatory issues, and complicated technical and compliance issues.
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Financing, Incentive & Regulatory Assistance

New Jersey’s Business Action Center Team will walk you through all of the state’s incentive and financing programs available to your business. We will identify the specific programs for which your business may be eligible and help locate the sources that best meet your needs. In addition, New Jersey’s Business Action Center provides professional, coordinated services to help new and existing businesses navigate the State’s regulatory processes.
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Programs & Resources for International Trade

New Jersey welcomes and encourages internationally-minded firms to do business in our state. New Jersey’s Business Action Center provides assistance to businesses looking to do business globally through trade consulting and inward foreign direct investment services.
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Smart Planning

In order to ensure a holistic approach to economic development, the BAC’s new Office for Planning Advocacy (OPA) serves as the focal point for coordinating and advancing New Jersey’s planning strategies. Formerly the Office of Smart Growth, the OPA serves to stimulate new growth opportunities and enhances the one-stop shopping experience for business.
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New Jersey Travel & Tourism

The Business Action Center promotes the State’s attractiveness as a vacation destination and business investment to grow New Jersey’s tourism industry - the 3rd largest private sector employer in the State. In addition, the Business Action Center provides coordinated outreach initiatives specific to the growth and retention of tourism-related businesses in New Jersey.
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NJ Motion Picture & Television Commission

Whether you are still considering New Jersey for your production or have already decided to shoot in our State, the New Jersey Motion Picture & Television Commission has professional staff available to assist your business.
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New Jersey-Israel Commission

The New Jersey-Israel Commission was established in 1989 to implement the goals of the Sister State Agreement - to promote the development of trade, culture and educational exchanges; encourage the development of capital investment and joint business ventures; and foster a spirit of cooperation between the citizens of the State of Israel and the State of New Jersey.
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Business Action Call Center

The Business Action Center is home to the State’s business and tourism call center.

  • Businesses can place a single call to 1-866-534-7789 to reach the Center’s knowledgeable staff. This Call Center offers unparalleled customer service by providing the business community with appropriate information concerning the State's vast array of resources and services for businesses.
  • Vacationers can call 1-800-VisitNJ (1-800-847-4865) to speak with knowledgeable staff and get answers to their questions about vacationing in New Jersey. They can also receive a New Jersey travel guide or other tourism publications.
The Business Action Center (BAC) is dedicated to revitalizing and expanding New Jersey’s business community. Our mission is to foster economic vitality, grow jobs and position New Jersey as the nation’s leader in retaining, growing and attracting businesses.
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New Jersey is committed to assisting businesses and providing support as they grow in our state. From financial programs to exporting assistance to business expansion programs, New Jersey offers a wide range of support services designed for businesses to grow and prosper in the state.
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New Jersey's Nonprofit Information Center web portal serves as a one-stop shop for nonprofits in New Jersey seeking to utilize various funding sources and volunteer opportunities available through the State.
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