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Small Business and Entrepreneurs


The Bastrop Economic Development Corporation is here to provide technical assistance to those seeking to start a small business. Please download, complete and return the SBA Counseling Information Form to be contacted by our office. (If you have trouble opening, please try Internet Explorer.)


The “BEE-Team” is a group of committed citizens who are passionate about seeing entrepreneurs in the Bastrop area succeed. They’re available to coordinate all the information you need to start and grow your entrepreneurial business...and BEE successful!

Here’s how it works...

  • We have all the information you need in one place…and if we can’t answer your question, our BEE-Team members will get an answer for you!
  • Just call the Bastrop Main Street Program at 512.332.8996 – she’ll take some basic information and a BEE-Team member will call you for a conversation and for data-gathering…we’ll help you find what you need to make your business not only become a reality, but to grow it to what you envisioned when you started it!
  • BEE-Team members are here to connect you to what you need…and we’ll do it confidentially and quietly.

Looking to start a small business? Download the Guide to Doing Business in Downtown Bastrop


     Small Business Administration (SBA)

     Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

     Service Corp. of Retired Executives (SCORE)

     BIG Austin

     Bastrop Main Street Program

     Ten Steps to Starting a Business

     Governor's Office Small Business Handbook

     Resource Guide for Small Business