Gambling and eventsLast updated: 2015-03-11
The following permits may be relevant for certain events or gatherings.
- Amusement games
Permit from the Swedish Gambling Authority to set up amusement games.
- Approval for films (application)
If you intended to show a film publicly, and children under the age of 15 might be able to see the film, it must first be classified by the Swedish Media...
Notification concerning inspection of a circus.
- Combat sports events
Permit for competitions, training matches and exhibition matches in combat sports.
You may need a permit to launch fireworks outdoors, indoors and in conjunction with sporting events.
- Music license from STIM to play music in public premises (application)
When you play music to your customers, you need a license from STIM and from SAMI, the two non-profit organisations that manage rights for songwriters...
- Public functions
A permit is required in order to hold a public event, such as a market, city festival or fair.
- Public gatherings
A permit is required in order to hold a public gathering, such as a demonstration or a concert.
- Use of public space
A public space is a road, street, pavement, park or similar location that is open to the public.
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