Office of Economic Development

Learn more about how your business can locate, expand and thrive in San Jose by connecting with our Office of Economic Development (OED). The OED is committed to driving a vital and competitive economy that increases prosperity and quality of life for our residents and businesses.

Office of Cultural Affairs

Learn more about how your business can create, participate and connect with the San Jose community by learning more about the Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA). The OCA is the City of San José's lead agency for supporting the development of a rich arts and cultural environment.

Permit Center

The San José Permit Center provides no-cost advice on what your project needs. For questions regarding building permits, codes, inspections, plan review or to discuss project design requirements, signs, tree removals, or zoning be sure to reach out to the Permit Center.

Downtown Development Map

View current developments that are underway in Downtown San Jose by visiting the San Jose Downtown Association's (SJDA's) Development Map. Here you will find up-to-date information on development projects that are Under Review, Approved, Under Construction or Complete in Downtown San Jose.