Starting a Business

The Perfect Place
The Town of Clayton presents numerous opportunities for industrial, commercial, and professional service business. With its close proximity to rail and highway transit as well as the booming residential growth in the area, Clayton is an ideal place to locate.
Local Requirements
Please contact the Zoning Administrator, to determine the suitability of your desired location. The Town center, for example, allows mixed business and residential use with exemptions from bulk standards that apply to parking.

You should be aware of other ordinances that relate to signage. Your business may be required to have an emergency entry device used by the fire department as well.

Visit the Inspections & Enforcement page to view Town, Zoning and Subdivision Ordinances, permit requirements, and other relevant information.
State Requirements
Please visit the State of Delaware's Official website for more information on state requirements.