Here is a good news for those who need to renew their Quezon City business permit.
According to Gary Domingo, chief of the Business Permits and Licensing Office (BPLO) , service for business permit renewal will be extended until Saturdays and Sundays. Their office will operate from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on weekends.
As for weekdays (Monday to Friday), BPLO has longer operating hours from 8:00 to 6:30 pm.
The deadline for the Quezon City business permit renewal is until January 20, 2018.
Domingo advises the public to do the renewal process while the queue is still not that long. He stressed that Quezon City has the largest no. of business owners.
“Pinipilit po naming mas efficient ang ating proseso at pila, at ating step by step na dapat sundin. Pero mas mabuti na po na ngayon niyo na po asikasuhan habang kakaunti pa” he said.
Failure to renew business permit has a corresponding penalty of 25% surcharge of the total amount due plus an additional 2% interest for every month of delay until settlement.
Moreover, Domingo stated that the queue for business permit application had been divided into 5 lines depending on qualification.
For information on requirements of business permit renewal in Quezon City, please visit this link – Process for Renewing Business Permits in Quezon City.