Starting a Business

Your first stop when exploring opening a small business in Lansdowne should be at the LEDC. We can provide you with a variety of information and resources to help you make an informed decision about opening a business in the Borough.

The Borough of Lansdowne, Pennsylvania welcomes you and your business. We are confident that you will find our town not only beautiful and friendly but supportive of your business needs. We understand that it takes a community to make a business successful, and we want to make your business another success story in Lansdowne.

If you still need more convincing, take a look at our 15 Reasons to open a business in Lansdowne.

Whether you are new to the business world or a seasoned veteran looking to open a second location, you’ll want to read our Small Business Start Up Guide. The Guide gives you all the steps necessary to open a business in Lansdowne, as well as contact information for zoning, permits, and more.

If you need to secure financing for your business or you want to learn about the civic and professional organizations in the area that are here to help your business grow, then check out our list of Resources & Professional Organizations.

Looking to contact code enforcement? Or one of the utility companies? Look no further than our list of Important Phone Numbers.

Available Space

Lansdowne Statistics & Data

Once your business is open, take advantage of Increasing Your Online Presence and Free Ways to Increase Customers.

The LEDC is here to help you. For more information about resources available after your business is open, check out For Existing Businesses.

We’re here to help. For more business assistance information, contact the LEDC office at 610.745.4063 or email us at

Download our Business Recruitment Guide