As part of the City’s COVID-19 response, non-essential in-person counter services at City Hall and at Civic Centres are closed. As of January 5, 2022, all indoor permits and bookings are cancelled. Refunds will be issued. Outdoor permits and bookings are unaffected.

Stay up-to-date on all changes to City services.

Proof of full vaccination may be required. Find out who this affects and what is required on COVID-19: Proof of Vaccination. Online bookings will require that the permit holder be responsible for screening for proof of vaccination at the point of entry.

Toronto’s parks and recreation facilities are where residents and visitors come together as a community to meet, celebrate, and to build a healthier, more welcoming city.

During COVID-19

Toronto Public Health has created guidelines for the use of park and recreation facilities during COVID-19:

One-time Booking

Book a park or recreation facility for a one-time gathering, photo shoot or meeting, including the use of a fire pit, BBQ or oven.

Seasonal & League Booking

Book a facility for ongoing sport leagues, clubs, allotment gardens or other recurring uses.

Natural Ice Rink Applications

Plan and apply for a natural ice rink in your neighbourhood.

Special Event Booking

Book a park or community centre for events that include alcohol, food service to the public, amplified noise or that charge admission.

Commercial Dog Walker Permit

Get or renew a Dog Walker permit or learn more about walking dogs on a commercial basis.

Wedding Ceremonies & Commercial Photography in Parks

Book a park or garden for wedding ceremonies or commercial photography.

Park & Recreation Facilities Listing

Search listings of our parks and recreation facilities including pools, splash pads, courts, fields and playgrounds.