Special event permit

You need a special event permit to hold a block party, race, parade, or procession on a District street.  

How to apply

Complete and submit an application form, and include the following information:

Block parties

  • date and location of your event
  • the number of people who will be attending

Races, parades, processions

  • liability insurance naming the District of North Vancouver as an 'additional insured' in the amount of $5 million
  • details and map of the race or route
  • a traffic management plan


  • details and map of your shooting location
  • a traffic management plan
  • a filming permit


The cost for a special event permit is $47.

Documents, forms, checklists

Download the application form

Learn how to make and submit a traffic management plan