Amusement Device Operation Permit

Notice - New procedures during COVID-19 Pandemic

Inspection Services and Provincial Planning Offices located in Charlottetown and Summerside will reopen to the public on June 15, 2020. Meetings with inspectors or planning staff will be by appointment only.

Montague and O’Leary locations will be accessible to the public by appointment only.

Please be advised that there will be screening protocols and operational procedures in place to protect both the public and our staff.

Clients with appointments are asked to call the staff person they have arranged to meet when they arrive. Directions on when and where to enter the building will be explained.

We wish to remind the public that many of our permits and licenses can be applied for online.

Additionally applications will be accepted via email, fax or mail.

Phone: 902-368-5280
Fax: 902-368-5526

Phone: 902-432-2802
Fax: 902-888-8059


Mail: 31 Gordon Drive, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 6B8  

When do I need an Amusement Device Operation Permit?

Any business that operates, for profit, an amusement ride or device must hold a valid Amusement Device Operation Permit.

How much is the fee?

$110 per ride is the cost of an Amusement Device Operation Permit.

How do I apply?

Fill out the application form and return it to Inspection Services.

How long does the permit last?

An Amusement Device Operation Permit is valid for a period of one year.

How long will it take to obtain an Amusement Device Operation Permit?

You should allow one week to process your application.

Who do I contact for more information?

Shaun MacArthur (Chief Inspector - Elevator, Lifts and Amusement Devices)
Inspection Services
J. Elmer Blanchard Building
Telephone:  (902) 368-4468
Fax:  (902) 368-5526


Published date: 
May 15, 2018
Agriculture and Land

General Inquiries

Inspection Services
J. Elmer Blanchard Building
31 Gordon Drive
Charlottetown, PE C1A 6B8

Telephone: 902-368-5280
Fax: 902-368-5526