Message From The County Executive

County Executive Steven BelloneHello and welcome to Suffolk Better for Business. Suffolk County has a vibrant economy with a highly-skilled workforce and a robust technological infrastructure, all within short travelling distance of the world’s most lucrative market, New York City. I think you will find Suffolk County to be an ideal location to grow your business.


Suffolk County is uniquely situated to serve your business needs and we offer a very high quality of life with world-class beaches, heritage fishing communities, a rich agricultural history, and a vibrant cultural scene. Our top-ranked universities and colleges are busy producing the next generation of industry leaders and Suffolk County has a very bright future as a high-tech innovation zone with a strong scientific infrastructure.


This site is designed to bring together all of the information you will need to launch your business in Suffolk County. Whether you are starting a new business or expanding an existing business, the Department of Economic Development & Planning stands ready to assist you in your efforts.


I hope Suffolk Better for Business answers your questions and simplifies the experience of growing your business. Please do not hesitate to contact us or register on our site to speak with a Business Advocate or a staff member with expertise in your industry.


Steve Bellone
County Executive