Doing Business in Riverside County

Doing Business in Riverside County

Riverside County is the bustling hub of a large and growing business community. We pride ourselves on being a business-friendly county, and have a lot to offer new and existing businesses. Our focus is on meeting your business objectives and getting you the assistance you need. A wide range of local resources is available through the links below.

Office of Economic Development

The Office of Economic Development is responsible for many of the programs that support businesses and contribute to the great quality of life in our communities. Services also include the film commission and foreign trade.

Coachella Valley Business Center

The Office of Economic Development provides resources to small businesses. Visit the business center for business assistance.

Click here to view the Coachella Valley Business Center website.

44-199 Monroe Street, Suite B, Indio
(760) 863-2552

Business Resource Guide

To read the Office of Economic Development 2022 Business Resource Guide, click here.

Additional Resources

Click here to view additional resources for businesses, including a site selection tool, fictitious business name search and more.

Purchasing

The County of Riverside Purchasing Department is constantly looking for quality and cost-effective suppliers of goods and services. The county generally opens bids for most items or services, and in some cases establishes long-term contracts that may be for periods of one to five years in length. 

Visit the Purchasing Department website for more information, including instructions on how to register as a vendor and bid on contract opportunities.

Chambers of Commerce

Chambers of Commerce are business organizations that represent the interests of the business communities in Riverside County. Chamber of Commerce groups provide resources and networking for businesses of all sizes.  Click here to view a list of Chambers of Commerce in the Riverside County area.