The public dance hall permit application applies to permanent public dance halls only. Arlington does not issue public dance hall permits for temporary or one-time events.
Public dance hall permit applications must be submitted in person at the Arlington County Permit Office. The permit application and review process is anticipated to move online in 2020, as part of Permit Arlington.
- You must first obtain a Use Permit before applying for a dance hall permit
- You must complete a Public Dance Hall Permit Application
- Additional requirements can be found in County Code – Chapter 36
Zoning contacts the permit holder annually in order to schedule and perform an inspection.
Fee Schedules provide the range of fees charged for each type of application or activity related to land development in Arlington. Fees cover permitting, plan review, enforcement, inspection, service delivery, performance agreements and conditions. There are separate fee schedules for Inspection Services Division (ISD), Zoning and the Department of Environmental Services (DES). Some permits involve fees from more than one schedule.