‚ÄčThe Office of Special Events is part of the Convention and Event Services Department.

    The Office of Special Events (OSE) is the regulatory authority of permitting outdoor temporary activity and managing the commercial promoter registrations in the City of Dallas. The OSE is governed by Chapter 42A and 38A of the Dallas city code of ordinances.


    Please note, the new Eproval Special Event Application has launched. The new application link is found under "Additional Information and Resources" on the Special Events tab. For questions or assistance, email cctoseadmin@dallascityhall.com.


    Commercial Promoter Registration Informational Sessions. For more information about the registration process and the requirements to register as a commercial promoter, please attend a virtual informational session. The registration form is found under "Additional Information and Resources" on the Commercial Promoter Registration tab.


    What type of permit or registration do you need?

    Join the OSE Mailing List

    Would you like to be notified of event traffic and possible impacts?
    Sign up for the Office of Special Events Traffic Notifications.


    Mailing Address:
    650 S. Griffin St.
    Dallas, TX 75202

    Tel: 214-939-2701
    Email: CCTSpecialevents@dallascityhall.com