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TYPES OF BUSINESSES LICENSED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TRADE AND
INDUSTRY LICENSING BYLAW ( IPOH CITY COUNCIL) (AMMENDED) 1987

 

FOOD BUSINESS

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Coffee Shop

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Eatery place/restaurant

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Edible oil machine-operated factory

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Preparing, bottling, canning, packaging or manufacturing soft drinks including lemonade, fizzy drinks, cordials, medicated water and mineral water

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Manufacturing sauces and vinegar, including bottling

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Dairy producer

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Milk/snack, bar/ coffee house

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Canteen

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Warehouse storing food/drink

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cafe/ bar/ pub

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School canteen

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Food server

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Noodle/glass noodle / koay teow/ vermicelli factory

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Bread factory, where bread loaves are produced

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All types of cakes, including bread loaves factory

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Confectionary factory

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Flour mill, curry powder mill, rice mill and other that manufacture food products

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Coffee powder factory

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Preparing or manufacturing edible oil and fat including ghee, lard, solidified fat, palm oil, coconut oil and groundnut oil

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Packaging food including tea, oil and any other food

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Preparing, packaging and distributing pre-cooked food

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Canning, bottling or packaging any food in airtight containers

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Filtering sugar or making palm sugar

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Preparing or making fruit juices, vegetable essence and fruit concentrates, fruit cordials, fruit syrup, artificial cordial and syrup, fruit essence, medicated drinks and flavouring and syrup essence

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Preparing for sale meat and meat product, sea product and sea product food, including roast pork, roast duck, roast chicken and roast meat

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Preparing or making pickles, fruit pickles, and vegetable pickles

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Preparing and making meat and vegetable essence

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Confectionary

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Making, distilling, mixing, bottling, canning alcoholic drinks, including beer and stout

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Frozen/processed food

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Making, preparing, packaging or selling essence, flavouring, colouring and food preservative

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Preparing and making

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  • Jam and jellies
  • Milk and cream, including powdered milk and cream
  • Powdered milk
  • Dried egg and egg flour
  • Food mixture mainly including milk and/or powdered milk
  • Any product that can be eaten made from groundnut, coconut and other nuts that involves one process other than simple drying or cooking
  • Butter, cheese and margarine
  • Peanut butter
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Stall in the eatery, cinemas or other licensed premises

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Distributor or agent for ice/ice-cream and soft drinks

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Selling sweets, ice creams and soft drinks from mixing machines

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Storing meat and meat product, sea and seafood product, vegetables and fruits

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Fruit/vegetable shop

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Grocery shop

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Selling fresh food

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All alcoholic drinks consumed outside premise

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Large or small nuts factory

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Any food or drink factory not specified in this schedule

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Preparing or making sago, tapioca and any product from them

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Preserving fish, or making fertilizer or other fertilizers

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Drying and salting fish, storing copra

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Storing salted fish, shrimp paste, shrimps and others

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Storing, piling or selling any smelly fish and other products known as smelly fish `

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Medicine shop

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Palm oil factory

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Poultry farm (chickens and ducks) exceeding 20 birds

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Storing flour more than 1½ tonnes

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Storing coconut oil

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Shrimp paste factory

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Animal feed factory

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Making medicines and drugs

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Making, preserving or storing tobacco

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Making cigars and /or cigarettes

NON-FOOD BUSINESS

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Cinema

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Entertainment park

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Racehorse club

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Dance hall

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Music hall

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Servicing and repairing pump and machines

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Manufacturing and storing liquid gas petroleum

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Rubber and tin trader

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Horse stable / cow / ox / goat / sheep / pigs shed

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Shoemaker

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Manufacturing containers by machines

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Motorised cars and machines plant

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Manufacturing and / or wholesale of rubber products

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Storing old iron parts

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Collecting or storing used clothes, newspapers, sacks, feathers or used items

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Cleaning of precious metals by use of acid process

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Storing / selling rattan, rattan or bamboo products

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Manufacturing and / or storing paper-based products

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Storing paints

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Electric shop

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Repairing and remaking or selling ovens, air conditioners and / or refrigerators / sewing machines

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Shop selling products from earth / clay

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Pet shop

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Plant Nursery Shop

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Selling detergent / poison being pests and similar materials

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Manufacturing leather goods

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Making sign boards / arts sign board

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Storing diesel of more than 2273 litres

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Warehouse

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Quarry

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Manufacturing or recycling products from aluminium, bronze and other metals

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Soldering work

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Manufacturing rattan products

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Manufacturing tone / marble products

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Manufacturing toothpaste, face powder and other similar products

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Fitting air-conditioners and other similar items to a motorised vehicle

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Selling incense candle

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Cutting glass / picture framing

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Hospice / mortuary

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Used goods dealers

Tyres shop

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Manufacturing barbwires

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Manufacturing construction/roads materials, including roof tiles, floor tiles or other similar products

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Manufacturing / selling / storing fertilisers

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Manufacturing fibre glass products

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Grinding glass, manufacturing glass / mirror / pewter products

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Manufacturing carpet / fabric and similar products

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Manufacturing spectacles and replacement products

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Paint factory

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Manufacturing cleaners / pesticide/ insecticide and other similar items

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Manufacturing shoes/slippers and other footwear except clogs

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Manufacturing sportswear / extras

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Manufacturing stationery

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Manufacturing tin products and similar items

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Storing firecrackers / fireworks and flammable products

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Storing / processing / moulding any metal

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Manufacturing cosmetic products and other similar products

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Manufacturing textile / garment factory / knitting / weaving

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Manufacturing thermos

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Manufacturing / storing industrial gases

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Supermarkets

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Snooker / billiard centre

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Kindergarten / childcare centre

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Rust proofing motorised vehicles

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Storing caustic soda

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Cement factory

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Asbestos factory

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Storing industrial alcoholic

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Hardware / mineral factory

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Production of alkali / acid solvents and other chemicals

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Other commercial business or industry types that could harm or cause disturbances to the public or certain class of public

COMPOSITE LICENSE
 

 

NON-FOOD BUSINESS

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Hotel/Budget Hotel/Homestay/

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Supermarket

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Petrol station

SIGNBOARDS BY-LAW (IPOH MUNICIPAL COUNCIL)

(AMENDMENT) 1987

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All commercial signboards and billboards located in Ipoh City Council.

BUSINESS LICENSE APPROVAL APPLICATION PERIOD

1)

Low risk business

:

7 days after all complete documents are received

2)

Risky business (restaurants, all food/non-food factories and composite)

:

14 days after all complete documents are received

3)

Commercial signboards

:

10 days after all complete documents are received

4)

Billboard

:

1 – 3 months

 

REMINDER TO THE LICENSEES

1)

License will be sent by post on or before 15 January every year and if it is not received within that period, please collect the license copy at the Licensing Division, 2nd Floor, Ipoh City Council Building. For new licensee, license will be sent within a period of 7 to 14 days after the application has been approved.

2)

The license must be paid 2 weeks from the date the license is received or issued, and the latest by 31 March each year to avoid compound.

3)

The license payment can be made by the following methods:

  • MBI payment counter at Greentown or the old MBI office at Jalan Bandar or any MBI mobile counters only
  • Payment by post using cheque/bank draft/postal money by writing the following at the back of the cheque/bank draft/postal money :
    • Licensee name / Company
    • Telephone Number
    • License account number

4)

If the business has been terminated, please inform the Licensing Division immediately, either by writing a letter or to go to the division in person and filling the appropriate form

5)

Businesses which are found to operate without a valid license from MBI will be compounded RM100.00 or RM200.00 without any notice.

6)`

For further information, please contact 05-2083656 / 2083356 / 2083357 or 2083358 during office hours

YOU WANT TO APPLY A LICENCE?

1) FOOD AND NON-FOOD BUSINESS LICENSE

PLEASE COME TO THE LICENSING DIVISION, 2ND FLOOR, IPOH CITY COUNCIL AND FILL IN THE RELEVANT FORMS, BRINGING THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS:

a)

1 copy of the ORIGINAL company registration certificate (SSM) or

b)

1 copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association that contains form 9, 24 and 49 if a limited company (Sdn Bhd)

c)

1 copy of rental agreement or relevant documents related to the building or land rental or

d)

1 copy of the land title deed (grant) if owning the land

f)

1 copy of the business premise scaled floor plan

g)

1 copy of the scaled location plan

h)

1 copy of the latest paid MBI assessment tax payment bill

i)

1 copy of the applicant identity card

j)

1 copy of the applicant photo

k)

Process payment of RM20.00 is charged after the application form is completed

 

2) COMMERCIAL SIGNBOARDS LICENSE

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS :

a)

1 copy of the ORIGINAL company registration certificate (SSM) or

b)

1 copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association that contains form 9, 24 and 49 if a limited company (Sdn Bhd)

c)

1 copy of the latest paid MBI assessment tax payment bill

d)

Visual sketch of the signboard

e)

Process payment of RM20.00 is charged after the application form is completed

3) BILLBOARD LICENSE

a)

Application is submitted to the One Stop Centre (OSC) at the MBI lobby by bringing the following documents:

  • 1 copy of the Business Registration Certificate, forms D& B
  • 1 copy of Memorandum and Articles of Association (Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • 1 copy of rental agreement or relevant documents related to the building or land rental
  • 1 copy of the land title deed (grant) if owning the land) or
  • Temporary Occupation License (TOL) must be certified by the Oath Commissioner or
  • Certification letter from PWD (of affecting the PWD reserve)
  • 1 copy of proposed display sketch
  • Developer License and advertising license from KPKT for housing billboard application only

b)

Application must be approved in the OSC Meeting which is held twice a month.

4) COMPOSITE LICENSE

APPLICANT MUST FILL IN THE COMPOSITE FORM ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF ACTIVITIES IN THE SAID BUSINESS AND TO SUPLY THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS:

a)

Copy of the ORIGINAL company registration certificate (SSM) or

b)

Copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association that contains form 9, 24 and 49 if a limited company (Sdn Bhd)

c)

Copy of rental agreement or relevant documents related to the building or land rental or

d)

Copy of the land title deed (grant) if owning the land

f)

Copy of the business premise scaled floor plan

g)

Copy of the scaled location plan

h)

Copy of the latest paid MBI assessment tax payment bill

i)

Copy of the applicant identity card

j)

Copy of the applicant photo

k)`

Process payment of RM20.00 is charged after the application form is completed