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Offline Yan

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Regulations for WFO in NYC
« on: August 27, 2013, 02:18:26 PM »
Hi all, does anyone know the regulations and permits required for using wood burning  pizza oven in NYC, I have existing restaurant in NYC and looking to add Neapolitan style pizza to the menu, right now have bakers pride gas oven is the wood oven require additional permits?


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Re: Regulations for WFO in NYC
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2013, 05:18:04 AM »
Yan, this forum has a couple members who have installed wood fired ovens (WFOs) in their NYC restaurants, but, unfortunately, they don't post much.

While I hope that someone else might be able to chime in with advice, I think your best first course of action is to contact the city. I would guesstimate that Manhattan, alone, has at least 300 restaurants with WFOs, so your local fire inspector should be well versed in the steps you need to take regarding permits.

I would contact the three agencies listed here: