Do you want to start a business in Gallup?
Below are a few resources for starting a business in downtown Gallup.
Gallup Metropolitan Redevelopment Plan
City of Gallup Market Study 2020
Gallup Small Business Development Center | website
The Gallup SBDC provides potential or existing businesses with one-on-one business counseling at no cost, start-up advice for the new business, developing a business plan, and free or low cost workshops
WESST | website
WESST’s Farmington office is committed to serving emerging and existing small business owners (men and women) in three counties in Northwest New Mexico including San Juan, McKinley and Cibola counties. They offer guidance, networking, free workshops, small business loans, and more!
UNM-Gallup Rainforest University Center | website
The New Mexico Rainforest University Center provides entrepreneurial training and technical assistance at the University of New Mexico main and branch campuses. These resources are open to the UNM community and the public via in-person or web access. A certificate program in entrepreneurial capabilities is available to UNM students and community members. through UNM’s Innovation Academy.
Gallup-McKinley Chamber of Commerce | website
In addition to membership, the Chamber offers networking events, promotional and educational opportunities.
Gallup Business Improvement District | website
Offering financial assistance and reimbursements to business and property owners for signage, facade, and infrastructure improvements
City of Gallup Planning & Zoning Department | website
Go-to for building and signage permits and city zoning information
City of Gallup Licenses & Permits | website
Business, event, and vendor permits
Gallup Business Resource Repository | link to folder
A collection of financing, business development, regional a