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Use these checklists to learn what our inspectors look for in your industry and help avoid violations. Every DCA licensee and every retail business in New York City are also responsible for complying with the General Retail Inspection Checklist, see the first link.

General Retail
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Air Conditioning and Open Doors
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Amusement Devices
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Box Cutters
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Carpet and Carpet Cushions with Volatile Organic Compounds
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Cigarette Retail Dealers
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Dealers in Products for the Disabled
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Electronic and Home Appliance Service Dealers
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Electronics Stores
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Employment Agencies
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Etching Acid
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Fake, Toy, or Imitation Guns
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Flavored Tobacco
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Funeral Service Providers (Download relevant law packet.)
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Fuel Oil
      English

Gaming Cafés and Amusement Arcades
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Garages and Parking Lots
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Gasoline
      English

Home Improvement Contractors and Salespersons
      English

Horse Drawn Cabs and Drivers
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Immigrant Service Providers (Download relevant law packet.)
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Laser Pointers
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Laundromat
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Laundry
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Lead Paint
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Newsstands
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Pawnbrokers
      English

Pedicab Businesses and Drivers
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Pharmacies (Download relevant law packet.)
      English

Pool or Billiard Rooms
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Scrap Metal Processors
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Secondhand Dealers
      English

Secondhand Auto Dealers
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Sidewalk Cafés
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Sightseeing Bus
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Special Sales
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Stoop Line Stands
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Storage Warehouses
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Supermarkets, Bodegas, and Delis
      English
      Español (Spanish)
      عربي (Arabic)
      বাংলা (Bengali)
      Kreyòl Ayisyen (Haitian-Creole)
      한국어 (Korean)
      Русский (Russian)
      中文 - 简化字 (Simplified Chinese)
      中文 - 繁體字 (Traditional Chinese)

Tax Preparers (Download relevant law packet.)
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Tenant Screening Reports
      English
      Español (Spanish)

Tow Truck Companies and Drivers
      English
      Español (Spanish)


New York City businesses must comply with all relevant federal, State, and City laws and rules. Go to Know the Law. Businesses are responsible for knowing and complying with current regulations that affect their business.