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How do I open a business in Richland Hills?


Contact Planning and Development first and we can assist you each step of the way:

817-616-3770 or


If you prefer to do a little research on your own before calling us for assistance, think about the following steps:

  • Do you have a location in mind? Is there a building already on site or is it a vacant property?

Zoning may impact whether or not you can operate your business in that location.

Click the text to see the zoning map to check which zoning district the property you are interested in is located.

Based on the zoning of your property, click the text to see the zoning chart for a list of permitted (P) uses. 

  • If your type of business use is permitted in the zoning district, then your next step is:

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