Opening a Restaurant

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 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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