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300.08APP - Public Assembly / Special Event Permit

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Permits are required for temporary events that may pose a fire and life safety hazard. This includes: events of 500 or more in an assembly building, 49 or more in a non-assembly building or fenced outdoor area, trade shows with six or more booths, and any haunted house.

A complete application packet (including fees and plans) must be received at least 21 calendar days before the event. Any permit request packet received after the deadline may be charged DOUBLE FEES ($500.00 MAX). The permit application must be submitted with a floor plan of the area being used for the event, and floor plans must be drawn to scale. Plans cannot be reviewed without all required submittal criteria (see requirements included with this application).

 Assembly Event Floor Plan Requirements

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Fire Permit Center

Portland Fire and Rescue

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