Every business is unique and all require different permits, licenses, and forms to make sure everything is on the right track and aboveboard. A permit is a way for businesses to dialog with public agencies to ensure you’re set for success with adequate safety for you, your employees, clients, and customers.
Yeah, there are some steps, but we all gotta learn some new dance moves every now and then. Throughout the process you should know that the entire City of Santa Cruz team cares about supporting business and wants you to succeed. We know that time is money and more money is--well, more money.
We want to make sure you’re prepared and fully informed about the permit process, and have few or no surprises. That makes it easier to get ready to launch and grow your business. Following these steps will keep you on track so you can open for business, knowing that you’re good-to-go. Really, the permitting process doesn’t have to be scary. We’re here help you along the way.