Our City offers a variety of businesses from large industrial companies to family owned businesses and shops. If you are interested in starting up a business in our diverse City, let us help you get started!

Please ensure the following forms are completed and turned in to the Zoning & Economic Development Department prior to the opening of a business in the City of Northwood. Forms can be submitted via fax, email, or dropped off in person at the Municipal Building, 6000 Wales Rd.

 Application for Operating & Locating 

Business Registration Tax Form

 Prior to the opening of your business, a fire inspection must be completed. Contact Northwood Fire Chief Whitmore at 419.690.1647 or

For Northwood Business Incentives, Grants, and Loan information, click here.

For questions, please email or call 419.690.1664