This listing of other organizations or Government agencies is to help you with permitting, licensing, topics and issues of owning or managing a business. The Waupaca Area Chamber is here to help but we always want you to go directly to an expert if needed. If you are not sure of where to find the answer or find help please contact the Waupaca Area Chamber for assistance.

State of Wisconsin

State of Wisconsin One Stop Business Portal

State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
All matters concerning your workforce

Wisconsin Department of Administration
Business development resources
Green Bay WI
608. 235-8631

Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Licensing and permits
2135 Rimrock Road
Madison WI 53713

Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services: Licenses, Permits and Registrations

Internal Revenue Service

Small Business Development Center
Assisting Startup and Existing Businesses
WSP Continuing Education
2100 Main Street, Rm 032
Stevens Point, WI 54481

School Data Tool 
The School DataTool provides data on key education metrics for school districts throughout Wisconsin. The Data Tool also has a feature that allows users to easily compare peer districts on these metrics, which range from enrollment and school spending to graduation rates and student performance.

Fox Valley Technical College – Training and Services
Waupaca Regional Center
979 Godfrey Drive
P.O. Box 467
Waupaca, WI 54981
715-942-1700 or
Appleton Campus
1825 N. Bluemound Drive
P.O. Box 2277
Appleton, WI 54912-2277
or 1-800-735-FVTC (3882)

Venture Center
Entrepreneurship offerings available, from classes to business planning assistance and even prototype development.
5 Systmes Drive
PO Box 2277
Appleton WI 54912-2277

CAP Services
Small Business Assistance
5499 Highway 10 East, Suite A
Stevens Point, WI 54482
715-343-7500 (p)

Waupaca County Economic Development Corporation
Business assistance
Dave Thiel
(920) 982-1582

The Wisconsin State Chamber of Commerce, the Wisconsin State Manufacturing Association and the Wisconsin State Safety Council.
501 E Washington Avenue
Madison WI 53703

US Chamber of Commence
The world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20062-2000
Main Number: 202-659-6000
Customer Service: 1-800-638-6582

A digital platform that helps business owners solve problems and grow their companies.

The New North
A nonprofit regional marketing and economic development organization fostering collaboration among private and public sector leaders throughout the 18 counties of Northeast Wisconsin.
600 N Adams St
Green Bay WI 54307

City of Waupaca
Aaron Jenson
City Administrator
111 S Main St
Waupaca WI 54981