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Web Service API

SBA.gov's Web Service API provides methods for obtaining small business resources and geographic data used by SBA.gov's core search tools.

Using SBA.gov's API, software developers can build new applications and mashups using authoritative information from Federal, state and local government agencies. The API is free of charge, does not require registration, and allows unlimited access.

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    Business Licenses & Permits API

    The API for SBA.gov's Business License and Permit Search Tool, which provides small business owners with a list of permits, licenses and registrations needed to run a business.

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    Loans & Grants Search API

    The API for SBA.gov's Loans & Grants Search API, which provides access to a collection of links to financial assistance programs that help small businesses get started or expand operations.

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    Recommended Sites API

    The Recommended Sites data set includes links to federal, state and local websites that are boosted to the top of organic search results for “long-tail” queries.

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    U.S. City and County Web Data API

    This geographic names data set provides a “mashup” of URLs for official city and county government web sites and city and county location data.