Obtain event permits


Obtain all permits that are legally necessary to organise an event or exhibition, e.g. by contacting the fire or health department. Make sure that food can be served safely and in accordance with all legal requirements.

Alternative labels

obtain permits for events
obtain event authorisations
obtain a permit for an event
request licenses for an event

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Obtain event permits is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Event assistant: Event assistant implement and follow plans detailed by event managers and planners. They specialise in a part of the planning either the coordination of the catering, transportation, or the facilities.

Optional skill

Obtain event permits is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Event manager: Event managers plan and oversee events such as festivals, conferences, ceremonies, cultural events, exhibitions, formal parties, concerts, or conventions.
They organise every stage of the events planning the venues, staff, suppliers, media, insurances all within the allocated budgetary and time limits. Event managers ensure the legal obligations are followed and the expectations of the target audience are met. They work together with the marketing team in promoting the event, searching new clients and gathering constructive feedback after the events took place.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022