Hospitality Business Association of Chicago

"Serving the Industry that Serves Chicago"

HOSPITALITY RESOURCES

Chicago hospitality businesses are subject to a myriad of laws and regulations from a variety of government agencies.  The links provided here are intended to help business owners locate useful information as they navigate these regulatory challenges.

Because these are third party links that can change without notice, please notify Site@HBAChicago.org if any of these links become defunct.  HBAC provides these links as a courtesy as industry members but does not warrant the accuracy or security of any site listed below.

Government Resources

FIND YOUR ELECTED OFFICIALS – ILLINOIS BOARD OF ELECTIONS

FIND YOUR ALDERMAN – CHICAGO BOARD OF ELECTIONS

Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC)

ILCC Responsible Server Certification Status Lookup (Coming soon)

City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP)

City of Chicago Department of Finance –  Tax Information

City of Chicago Municipal Code

Cook County Department of Revenue

United States Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF)

INDUSTRY NEWS

Guys Drinking Beer Blog – Illinois Beer News

Eater Chicago 

Shanken Daily News – Beverage Alcohol News 

Technomic – Restaurant and Beverage Trend Analysis

Nation’s Restaurant News

CHICAGO BUSINESS / INDUSTRY TRADE ASSOCIATIONS

Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Illinois Licensed Beverage Association

Illinois Restaurant Association

Illinois Retail Merchants Association

Wine and Spirits Distributors of Illinois

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