Licensing and Auditing of Business Places Page
According to Article 1, paragraph 2 of the Law on “Establishment of metropolitan municipality in 14 provinces and 27 districts and Amendment of certain laws and statutory decrees” numbered 6330; territories of Adana, Ankara, Bursa, Diyarbakır, Eskişehir, Erzurum, Gaziantep, İzmir, Kayseri, Konya, Mersin, Sakarya and Samsun metropolitan municipalities are provincial administrative borders and thus our area of responsibility increased up to 30 districts from 21 districts and, consequently, our service area covers 30 districts.
Licensing of businesses are subject to the Regulation on Business and Operation Licenses that entered into force after being published on the Official Gazette dated 10.08.2005 and numbered 25902.
According to this regulation, the business are classified as follows:
First Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises (Fuel oil filling or storage facilities, cement factory etc.)
Second Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises (Fuel oil and autogas (LPG, LNG, CNG) sales station, cigarette factories, auto maintenance and service stations etc.)
Third Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises (Dry cleaning, pastry and bagel production facilities etc.)
Sanitary Enterprises (Hairdresser, restaurant, bakery etc.)
Public recreational and entertainment facilities (cafes, internet cafes, restaurants serving alcohol, hotels etc.)
According to the Metropolitan Municipality Law numbered 5216 and Municipality Law numbered 5393;
The metropolitan municipalities issue Business and Operation Licenses for fuel oil and autogas (LPG, LNG, CNG) sales stations that are categorized as First Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises and Second Class Non-Sanitary Enterprise and
District municipalities shall give Business and Operation Licenses for Second and Third Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises, sanitary and public recreational and entertainment facilities.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is in charge of;
Licensing and auditing all First Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises within the metropolitan urban area (excluding the ones listed on the Mining Law),
Licensing and auditing fuel oil and autogas (LPG, LNG, CNG) sales stations according to the Municipal Law numbered 5393 (although they are under the Second Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises on the Regulation)
Licensing and auditing places of business constructed or operated by the Metropolitan Municipality and to be operated in areas under the responsibility of the Metropolitan Municipality
Review of complaints regarding places of business
Documents required for License Applications to be filed to our authority
Documents required for License Application for First Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises (pdf)
Documents required for License Application for Location Selection and Facility Establishment of First Class Non-Sanitary Enterprises (pdf)
Documents required for License Application for Second and Third Class Non-sanitary enterprises
Documents required for License Application for Fuel Oil and Autogas (LPG, LNG, CNG) Sales Stations (pdf)
Documents required for License Application for Public Recreational and Entertainment Facilities (pdf)
Documents required for License Application for Sanitary Enterprises (pdf)
Related Ministry Regulation and Documentation
Regulation on Business and Operation Licenses
Regulation of Fire Protection of Buildings
A. Non-Sanitary Enterprise License Application / Declaration Form
B. Sanitary Enterprise Business and Operation License Application / Declaration Form
Please click related link to review the Regulation and forms.