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Economic Development

The Economic Development division helps maintain and grow the County's economic base, which supports a high quality of life for residents, businesses, and tourists within Placer County.

  •  Placer Business Resource CenterThe Placer Business Resource Center. Free to low-cost workshops, counseling for startups and existing small businesses
  •  Obtain a Business LicenseGet a new or renew a business license to do business in unincorporated Placer County
  •  The Business Advantage NetworkWorkforce development providing no-cost hiring assistance to employers and job seeker resources
  •  Placer County Economic Development BoardAdvisory body for business retention and attraction efforts and the county's film promotion program
  •  Lake Tahoe Film OfficeFilming in beautiful Placer County, Lake Tahoe, free film permits, locations for filming, California Film and TV tax credit
  •  Sites and BuildingsAvailable industrial and commercial sites and buildings for sale and lease
  •  Economic IntelligenceDemographics including current population estimates, future population projections, Sales & Use Tax, Transient Occupancy Taxes, economic analyses, and reports
  •  Contact UsFor information about how to start a business, business resources and filming permits

Economic Development News

The new Placer Business Resource Center (PBRC) located at the County's 1000 Sunset Building in Rocklin is a central point of information and assistance for businesses and entrepreneurs in Placer County.
Placer County charged Beacon Economics with developing a report that will facilitate a more focused dialogue about the economic environment in South Placer County.