No new facility can open nor can an existing facility relocate to one practicing the same commercial activity without explicit permission by the Department of Economic Development; provided the new location conforms to the authorized distribution of commercial activities amongst main zones and roads.
Neighboring outlets are taken into consideration and the degree to which their activities and magnitude conforms to licensing or existing outlets.
Focused on outlets practicing activities directly impacting human health and wellbeing. For more information please contact the Health Division representative at the Department of Economic Development.
Fourth Aspect—Safety & Security
Focused on outlets practicing activities or operating with hazardous or flammable substances. For more information please contact the Civil Defense representative at the Department of Economic Development.