Dance Hall License - Class A one night location

Instrument Reference Number
ARACPE1049
Valid Period
1 year
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Required
Plan Review
Not Required
Fee
$326.99
Admin fee
$29.72
Renewal fee
$326.99
Processing Time
1 business day
About

License allows for any room, place, space or building where a public dance is authorized to be conducted, including but not limited to a nightclub. Dance hall shall not operate more than one night per week.

Conditions and Exceptions

Applicant must pass a national criminal background check prior to the approval of the license.

Renewal is required provided still in operation.

Apply What you need
Apply in Person Steps
  1. Bring the completed application, supporting documents and payment to the Houston Permitting Center.
  2. Obtain a numbered ticket from the Information Desk. Please wait in the lobby until your number is called.
  3. Once the application has been filed, ARA will direct the applicant to a designated facility for fingerprinting and the background check.
  4. If all information is acceptable, the license can be issued upon payment of the annual fee.
     
Apply Conditions & Exceptions

Prior to license issuance, the applicant must pass a national criminal background check, and the facility must comply with state and local health and sanitation, fire safety and building codes.

Renew What you need

A renewal notice will be mailed for each applicable annual license at least 30 days prior to the account expiration date. If notice has not been received, contact 832-394-8803 and request an application from ARA - Commercial Permitting & Enforcement.

Renew in Person Steps
  1. Bring the completed application, supporting documents and payment to the Houston Permitting Center.
  2. Obtain a numbered ticket from the Information Desk. Please wait in the lobby until your number is called.
  3. Once the application has been filed, ARA will direct the applicant to a designated facility for fingerprinting and the background check.
  4. If all information is acceptable, the license can be issued upon payment of the annual fee.
     
Renew Conditions & Exceptions

Prior to license issuance, the applicant must pass a national criminal background check, and the facility must comply with state and local health and sanitation, fire safety and construction codes.


Source URL: https://www.houstonpermittingcenter.org/aracpe1049