Business Assistance Contacts

New Business Assistance Contacts


For information on building permits, applications, planning, zone use, and city ordinances adopted as building requirements
Community Development Department
City of Dickinson
4403 Highway 3
Dickinson, TX 77539
(281) 337-6259

For economic development assistance with available building and land sites, incentives, site tours
Dickinson Economic Development Corporation
218 FM 517 West
Dickinson, TX 77539
(281) 337-0466


To file your dba in Galveston County
Galveston County Clerk’s Office
174 Calder Rd, Suite 149
League City, TX 77573
(281) 316-8732


For information on sales tax license and permits
Texas State Comptroller

For information on workforce issues, regulations, job listings, workforce availability, payroll taxes
Texas Workforce Commission
(713) 688-6890, 1-800-832-9394 


To request your employer’s tax identification number
Internal Revenue Service
8876 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX
(281) 721-7070, (800) 829-4933

For assistance with start-up businesses, free business management consulting, seminars, business loan information
Small Business Development Center
319 East Galveston Street - Suite A
League City, TX 77573
(409) 933-1414