It is unlawful for any person to provide or permit any entertainment open to the public without an Entertainment Permit unless exempt pursuant to Sacramento City Code Section 5.108.040 (Exemption from the Permit Requirement). Entertainment Permits are issued by the City of Sacramento’s Community Development Department, Code Compliance Division.
Before issuing an Entertainment Permit the City will conduct a thorough investigation of the required Entertainment Permit application. The City shall either approve or deny the Entertainment Permit application within 45 working days of receipt of the completed application (including related documentation and approvals) and fees.
Full information and instructions about obtaining an Entertainment Permit can be found at Code Compliance Forms under Entertainment Permit Forms.