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Your Guide to Getting a Business License Published July 22nd, 2022, 2:04 pm

Your Guide to Getting a Business Licence


The Department of Commerce and Investment is responsible for licensing and regulating local businesses, processing some 14,500 applications for new trade and business licences in 2021. Applications for trade and business licenses and renewals may be submitted online or in person. In keeping with our commitment to ensure that our licensing system is clearly understood by applicants, our ‘Guide to getting a business licence’ is divided into three sections that are key to a successful application process: know your licence types, how to apply, and keeping up with renewals.

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