Host an Event

These types of activities will require a Temporary Entry and Use Permit (TEUP), and may require a Harbor Engineer’s Permit, both of which are applied for with a single Application for Port Permit (APP). The APP requires submission of:

If the proposed event will involve involving erecting structures, anchoring structures to port property, assembling equipment, closing roads, etc., a $500 application fee is required via check and made payable to The City of LA Harbor Department.

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Where to Submit Event Forms & Payment

Completed forms and payment can be submitted either via mail or in person to:

Planning and Strategy Division

Harbor Department staff may require additional documents or engineering information during the application process.  The APP Instruction Manual, which answers frequently asked questions, is available here.  If you have any further questions, please feel free to email our friendly staff.

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