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Fire performance art permit - venue

Fire performance art requires that both the artist and the venue have a fire permit. Fire performance artists must have a permit for each performance. The venue can get a single use permit or an annual permit.

  1. Gather information

    The following must be included with the permit application:

    • A to-scale site plan of the venue that includes the dimensions of the room, aisles, performance area, seating and equipment layout and the location of all exits.
    • Written authorization from the property owner allowing the fire art performance. If the performance will be in a public space such as a park or street, the authorization must come from the responsible City bureau.
  2. Complete the permit application

  3. Submit and pay

    Bring the application, documents and payment to the permit center

    • Completed permit application
    • Site plan of the venue
    • Written authorization from the building owner
    • Payment - cash, check or credit card
    Portland Fire and Rescue Permit Center
    1300 SE Gideon Street
    Portland, OR 97202
    Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  1. Gather information

    The following must be included with the permit application:

    • A to-scale site plan of the venue that includes the dimensions of the room, aisles, performance area, seating and equipment layout and the location of all exits.
    • Written authorization from the property owner allowing the fire art performance. If the performance will be in a public space such as a park or street, the authorization must come from the responsible City bureau.
  2. Complete the permit application

  3. Submit and pay

    Mail the application, documents and payment to the permit center

    • Completed permit application
    • Site plan of the venue
    • Written authorization from the building owner
    • Payment - cash or check
    Portland Fire and Rescue Permit Center

    1300 SE Gideon St
    Portland, OR97202
    United States