Downtown Oxnard Development Permitting Assistance

Now is the Time

Opportunities to start or expand a business in Downtown Oxnard are great. Learn about the advantages, resources, and incentives designed to help you succeed here.

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New Business Permits

The Oxnard Downtown Management District (ODMD) has partnered with the Economic Development Corporation of Oxnard (EDCO) to help new and existing businesses with their permit needs.

Here is how it works!

Step 1:
If you’re looking for available properties for lease or sale, contact the ODMD at 805.385.2705 or download a current list from our website.

Step 2:
Once you’ve identified the property where you’d like to locate your business, you’ll need to verify the zoning on the property and ensure that your business is permitted within the Central Business District (CBD).  EDCO can help you determine if you’re business is permitted in the CBD. You may contact EDCO at 805.385.7444 or 800.422.6332.

Step 3:

Once you’ve ensured your business is allowed in the CBD, you’re ready to begin the permit process. From start to finish, EDCO can help steer a course through the City’s permit requirements, with services such as:

Contact Information:

Economic Development Corporation of Oxnard (EDCO)

400 E. Esplanade Dr., Suite 301
Oxnard, CA 93036
Phone: 805.385.7444 or 800.422.6332.

Fax: 805. 385.7452