To open a restaurant in NYC, you need certain certificates, permits and licenses from various city and state agencies, including the Health Department.
► See NYC Business Solutions for help starting a business in NYC.
► See NYC Business Express for help applying for
new licenses, permits, and certificates.
► The NYC New Business Acceleration Team provides eligible
new restaurants, bars, bakeries and butcher shops with
a streamlined program to become "kitchen ready."
Applying for a Health Department Permit/Designing a Restaurant
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Last Updated: June 21, 2012