Process to obtain a Business Operating Permit
Write an application or introductory letter to the District Chief Executive stating the Name of Business, Type of Business and Location of Business.
Add all relevant documents (Certificate to Commence Business, Certificate of incorporation etc)
Cross check of the relevant documents with the Registrar General Department and other issuing authority like the Bank of Ghana for financial institutions.
Inspection of office premises if necessary.
A bill is generated and served on the applicant with reference to the Local Government Act (Act 462) sections 34, 78, 94, 98 and also in accordance with the Fee Fixing Resolution of the Assembly depending on the type and location of the business.
A Receipt and a Certificate are issued after payment.
The Certificate is renewable yearly.