City Hall sets up Business Permit One Stop Shop 2014

From Monday, January 6, 2014 business owner of Dumaguete can renew their Business Permit 2014 at the so called BOSS, the Business One Stop Shop. The BOSS will be set up in at the second floor of the Dumaguete City Hall and is open from 8 am – 5 pm.

The Business Permits and Licensing Division of the Dumaguete City government announced on Thursday, that the employees will have No Lunch Break.

Business Permit Dumaguete Flow Chart

City Administrator William Ablong discouraged all employees to process the business permits for the establishments.

Below is a list of the signature requirements for the Business Permit 2014

Business Permit Requirements

Barangay Clearance (Business Location)
Zoning Clearance (CPDO)
Sanitary Permit (City Health Office)
City Engineer
City Treasurer’s Office (Clearance Fee/ Bus. Tax/ RPT)
SSS/ Philhealth/ Pag Ibig/ BIR (R-VATR)
Bureau of Fire Protection
City Veterinarian  Office (Pest Control Clearance)

Bigger businesses are also required to have a CCTV surveillance system in their establishments to deter the commission of crimes by pickpockets, shoplifters and holdup men.Those who are required to install this system have 120 days, starting January 2nd, to do so.