Setting up Business in Beyoğlu
Beyoğlu is Istanbul’s district which has always maintained its popularity. Visited by one million people on the average a day, where the pulse of the economic and social life can be taken, it is among the duties and responsibilities of the Municipality to issue opening and operating licences to businesses through Economic Affairs Department, carrying out coordinated inspections with Enforcement Department and to maintain the White Lily Project, the brand of Beyoğlu where hygiene is the main element.
Economic Affairs Department looks more compliance with regulations relating to human health, environmental pollution, fire, explosion, general security, occupational health, traffic and roads, zoning and condominium ownership and conservation of nature for the business in its inspections and searches when issuing business opening and operating licences.
Business Opening and Operating Licences are issued based on Act on Adoption through Amendment of Law Decree on Business Opening and Operating Licences no. 3572, Municipalities Act no. 5393, Metropolitan Municipalities Act no. 5216, Weekend Holidays Act no. 394 and Regulation on Opening and Operating Licences for Businesses published in the Official Gazette of 10.08.2005, no. 25902 and has put into effect.
Business Opening and Operating Licences are categorized into 3 main groups according to the Regulation on Opening and Operating Licences for Businesses published in the Official Gazette of 10.08.2005, no. 25902.
Public Leisure and Recreation Establishments