Business Incentives

During the initial four years of this program, we have approved and awarded 149 grants in the amount of $245,617.00. Private investment totals $6,213,747.00 from new and expanding businesses. Go here for more information

  • Property Improvement
  • Façade Improvement
  • Advertising
  • Website Design & Development

Free Business Consulting

Jim Carroll, executive director of the Hampton Roads Small Business Development Center, is Gloucester for private consulting appointments every month! Meetings are free and held at the Gloucester Library on Main Street the third Thursday of the month. Contact Economic Development to schedule an appointment.

Free Business Consulting Appointments
Third Thursday by appointment
Gloucester Library, 6920 Main St, Gloucester

Opportunity Zone

Gloucester County is one of the 212 sites that the U.S. Department of Treasury designated as Virginia’s Qualified Opportunity Zones. The Opportunity Zone covers Gloucester Point up to Ordinary,Opportunity Zone Virginia as seen on the map. 

For general information on Opportunity Zones please go here.