In response to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Chicago has joined the State of Illinois in issuing a Stay at Home order effective Saturday, March 21st at 5pm CT. In addition, City of Chicago facilities are closed to the public. Staff are prioritizing essential services to protect the health and safety of our residents and employees. As such, we may be delayed in responding to non-essential inquiries and service requests. To stay up to date on the City of Chicago’s COVID-19 response, please click here.
Here is a list of licenses that you may need to open up your restaurant. A completed Restaurant Start-up Worksheet will help the business consultant determine which licenses you need.
NOTE: Submit a completed application only after zoning has approved your plans and location.