Administration and Regulatory Affairs
Sound and Noise-Related Equipment Permitting
A permit must be obtained by users of any loudspeaker, sound amplifier or any other machine or device which produces, reproduces, or amplifies sound outside of a building or other enclosed structure. Events in City parks require prior reservation from the Parks & Recreation Department. For more information, go to see Sound and Noise-Related Equipment Webpage.
Requirements: Applicants must:
- Submit appropriate application to ARA and HPD
- Pay appropriate fees (see schedule)
Expiration: varies with permit
For more information, visit ARA’s Sound and Noise-Related Equipment Webpage.
Ordinance: Chapter 30