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Permit Windows

Permit Windows

The current permit windows for athletics and aquatics are provided below. There are four permit windows each calendar year, to coincide with each season. Applications must be received online during the “Permit Application Window” to be considered for use. Applicants may submit new requests after the notification of availability.

For more information about permit windows, please refer to the DPR Permit Handbook.

Winter 2020/2021

  • Season Duration: November 16, 2020 - March 14, 2021
  • Permit Application Request Period: November 9, 2020
  • Notification of Availability: November 13, 2020
  • Invoice Due November 13, 2020 - View fee schedule (Please note that invoices will be sent to the email address provided by the applicant on the permit request). 

Spring 2021

  • Season Duration: March 20, 2021 – June 20, 2021
  • Permit Application Window: March 15, 2021 - March 22, 2021

Summer 2021

  • Season Duration: June 21, 2021 – September 6, 2021
  • Permit Application Window: TBD
  • Notification of Availability: TBD
  • Invoice Due Date: TBD

Fall 2021

  • Season Duration: September 7, 2021 – November 21, 2021
  • Permit Application Window: TBD
  • Notification of Availability: TBD
  • Invoice Due Date: TBD

*The specifics of the 2021 calendar year permit windows have yet to be finalized due to the ongoing public health ermergency in the wake of COVID-19. As DC continues to progess through subsequent phases of reopening, DPR will continue to evaluate our permitting process and make determinations on relevant dates for public use of our facilities. Stay tuned.

If you're ready to start the permit process today, you can apply online now.