Store Opening Due Diligence

Prepare for Post-Permit Requirements

Getting permit approvals is just the beginning. Opening on time still requires clearing many jurisdictional hurdles, including … 

  • Scheduling inspections.
  • Paying various fees to different departments.
  • Obtaining the correct licenses. 
  • Alarms system applications.
  • And more. 

Knowing upfront what’s required, and when, can save you time and help avoid the frantic, last-minute scrambling faced by most new owner operators.

What is Store-Opening Due Diligence?

With Permit Place’s Store Opening Due Diligence, we research all city and county requirements for opening your specific type of business. We then compile our findings into a detailed checklist that includes everything you need to do, and when, to ensure your doors open on time. This may include:

Jurisdiction Contact Information

Key Points of Contact

Fee Schedules

Inspection Requirements

Timelines to Schedule Inspections

License Requirements

Application Forms

Certifications / Exams

And more

Example Finding

“The City of Bowie Maryland requires fire alert system applicants to select a DPIE-authorized Third Party Plan Review Agency (TPPRA) at their own cost to review and approve shop drawings of Fire Protection Systems. Food service companies are required to schedule and pass a pre-opening inspection from the Health Review of DPIE.”

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Let’s schedule 30 minutes to discuss your permitting plans and how Permit Place can help avoid costly delays before opening.