Temporary Amusement Device License

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Consumer Affairs, Department of City
A Temporary Amusement Device license is required for a business that manually, mechanically, or electrically operates a device or ride that would carry and convey passengers along, around, or over a defined area for entertainment purposes during public events that would not exceed 14 calendar days for each event. Examples of temporary amusement devices include Ferris Wheels, Tilt-A-Whirls, mobile roller coasters and other rides commonly erected for street fairs, carnivals, or block parties.
The New York City Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) issues this license.

Next: Apply

NYC Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP)
Licensing Center
42 Broadway, Lobby
New York, NY 10004
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Temporary Amusement Device License
Website: http://www.nyc.gov/consumers

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