Mail your completed application to:
Apply in person at:
Special Event licenses are issued for events with fewer than 100 attendees per day unless located in a Washoe County park.
Community Event licenses are issued for events with 100 to 999 attendees per day.
Outdoor Festival licenses are issued for events with 1000 or more attendees per day.
Film Permits are coordinated between local jurisdictions and
Procession Permits are no longer being issued in this department. Please click on the procession permit agency list link for the list of agencies you need to check with for your event.
Washoe County Code (WCC):
Washoe County Business License Contact:
Karin Kremers, Business License
Phone: 775.328.3733 -- Fax: 775.328.6133
Community Services Department
Planning and Development Division