Business Bureau

Fiscal Management

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ground Floor, Sangguniang Panlungsod Bldg., Davao City, 8000 Philippines

(082) 241-1000 Loc 377/378


The Business Bureau standardizes all business establishments operating in Davao City and provides the transacting public a trouble-free transaction and prompt services. It adopted technology enhancement and local interconnection among regulatory offices for a fast and reliable services to its clients. In 2004, a business one-stop-shop has been in placed. And every renewal period, a satellite office is implemented to provide another venue for the transacting clients. The office was established to issue permits and licenses through efficient and quality service to the public, and through an impartial and uniform enforcement of law by providing effective system and practices in issuing business permits and licenses to the entrepreneurs of Davao City.

The services offered by the office include:

  • Processing and issuance of New Business Permit
  • Processing and issuance of Renewal of Business Permit
  • Facilitate Changes, Correction, Amendments to Business Permit
  • Facilitate Adoption or Correction of Business Name or Trade Name
  • Facilitate Retirement of Business Permit
  • Facilitate Cancellation of Business Application
  • Issuance of Occupational Permit
  • Issuance of Mayor’s Clearance
  • Issuance of Special Mayor’s Permit
  • Issuance of Certifications and Certified Copy of Business Permit
  • Facilitate Request for Inspection
  • Facilitate Inspection of Business Establishments
  • Tagging/untagging of Tax Exemptions
  • Facilitate request for Masterlist of Business Establishment

The Business Bureau Office is located at the Ground Floor of SP Bldg., San Pedro St., Davao City. You may contact them through landline numbers (082) 241-1000 Loc 377/378 or email them at

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