Building Businesses

Helping Build Businesses in a Day in Salem, Ohio

Find the forms and help that you need to get your business started. We have worked with Salem City Hall to gather the following forms and informational documents to help you get your business started. Keep an eye on this page for updates. If you have questions CONTACT JULIE NEEDS HERE or call us at (330) 337-7669.

 

  • Start Your Business

  • Planning & Zoning

    Planning & Zoning

    HPZ Officer - Zack Cowan, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    PH: (330) 332-4241 x228, FX: (330) 332-1767


    Zoning Permit PDF

    Accessory Building Worksheet PDF

    Contractor Registration Interactive Packet PDF (includes business registration)

    Sign Worksheet PDF
  • Fire Department

    Fire Department

    Fire Chief - Jeff Hughes, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    PH: (330) 332-4241 x250, FX: (330) 337-3132 


    Contact Information PDF

    Inspection Form PDF

    Knox Box Form PDF
  • Utilities

    Utilities

    Superintendent - Donald R. Weingart, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    ph: (330) 337-8723 x235, fax: (330) 332-9615 


    City of Salem, Ohio Codified Ordinance_ 921.10 Extensions PDF

    City of Salem, Ohio Codified Ordinance_925.06 Tampering PDF

    City of Salem, Ohio Industrial User Survey Form PDF

    City of Salem, Ohio Owner Responsibility Form (1) PDF

    City of Salem, Ohio Water_Sewer Service Application Forms_Rev 03192014 PDF

    City of Salem, Ohio Tenant Responsibility Form PDF

    SERVICE REQUEST, Water and Sanitary Sewer PDF
  • Tax Department

    Tax Department

    Income Tax Administrator - Fred K. Pamer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    PH: (330) 332-4241 x225, FX: (330) 337-0246 


    Contractor Registration Interactive Packet PDF (includes business registration)
  • Ohio Business Websites

    Ohio Business Websites

    The one-stop shop for learning about doing business in Ohio.

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"We support all businesses, small and large, to attract, retain, expand and develop. We help build entrepreneurship, provide training facilities and connect you with the right resources – while collaborating with regional, state and national resources. We are all Growing in Salem." - Julie Needs, Executive Director, SOD Center