Administrative License - Shows and Performances

   

Frequently asked questions

  1. What is the definition of application for license?
  2. Is it that application for license is not required if membership system is implemented?
  3. Can the license be cancelled immediately after the establishment ceases operation?
  4. How should we handle the situation that the name stated on the proof of residence is different from the applicant’s name?
  5. Can we apply for a license if two shops are merged into one on our own initiative?

1. What is the definition of application for license?

Issue of administrative license to individuals or entities that intend to operate shows and performances.


2. Is it that application for license is not required if membership system is implemented?

In general, establishments which are restricted to be used by specific individuals are not required to apply for licenses. However, this does not mean that all establishments with membership systems do not require license application. It depends on whether everyone can apply for the membership.


3. Can the license be cancelled immediately after the establishment ceases operation?

In accordance with the law, the procedure for cancellation can only be initiated if an establishment is not in operation for 60 days in a year.


4. How should we handle the situation that the name stated on the proof of residence is different from the applicant’s name?

The name stated on the proof of residence may not be the applicant’s name.


5. Can we apply for a license if two shops are merged into one on our own initiative?

In case of merging two or more shops or dividing one shop, applicants should apply for and obtain the approval from the Land, Public Works and Transport Bureau in advance.


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