1 week ARTA to LGUs: Automate business permits issuance now MB |Biz
The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) yesterday strongly urged local government units (LGUs) to adopt the Integrated Business Permits and Licensing System (iBPLS), a software developed by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) that would enable their processes and constituents to apply and process building permits and occupancy permits electronically. The iBPLS also allows for the electronic processing of business permits which is being covered by the previous Electronic Business Permits and Licensing System or eBPLS of DICT. In a recent meeting with ARTA, the DICT reported a six-step process flow from  the application up to the issuance ... more