Special Event Permits

Effective immediately, per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, no new permits with 50-plus people attending will be issued for events occurring while the public health state of emergency declared by the Governor is in effect.

Date Timeline

Any applications for permits (with the exception of the picketing and the stationary rally registration forms) shall be filed not less than 30 days or more than 180 days before the date on which it is proposed to conduct the event. Reference is city ordinance number 2019-34.

Picketing and stationary rally registrations are required to be filed not less than 18 hours from the actual commencement of the scheduled event.

Mailing Applications

Mail to:
701 Queen City Parkway SW
Gainesville, GA 30501