Each business is unique and may require different permits. Below is a list of commonly required permits for a business. Economic Development Staff can help you navigate the permitting process and determine exactly what types of permits or licenses your business will need to open.
- Business Certificate
- The City Clerk’s Office issues Business Certificates also known as a “dba” (doing business as).
- Building Permits
- The Inspectional Services Department issues all Building Permits including Electrical Permits, Plumbing Permits, Sign Permits, and Certificates of Occupancy
- License Commission
- The License Commission issues a variety of permits including Liquor Licenses, Common Victualer’s licenses, Entertainment Licenses, and Inn Keepers Licenses
- Health Permits
- The Health Department issues a variety of permits including Food Permits, Tobacco Permits, Tanning Salon Permits, Pool Permits, as well as permits related to Bio Medical Uses.