Sexually Oriented Business, Entertainers & Managers Permit

Commercial Permitting and Enforcement - ARACPE1055
Contact
Administration & Regulatory Affairs
Commercial Permitting and Enforcement

Physical Address:

1002 Washington Ave., 1st floor
Houston, TX 77002

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1561
Houston, TX 77251

832.394.8803
8 am to 4 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
Inspection
Not Required
Renewal
Required
Fee
$285.08
Admin fee
$28.50
Renewal fee
$285.08
Valid Period
2 years
Processing Time
2 to 5 business days

About

License is required for anyone working in sexually oriented business as an entertainer or manager. Must be at least 18 years old to apply.

After Approval

License must be on their person during working hours. One copy of the entertainer license stays with person and the other copy stays with the manager while working.

Conditions & Exceptions

Applicant's fingerprint background check must pass.

Statutory Authority
Apply in Person
  1. Bring the completed application and payment to the Houston Permitting Center.
  2. Obtain a numbered ticket at the Information Desk. Please wait in the lobby until your number is called.

 

Conditions & Exceptions

Applicant must pass a fingerprint background check before a license is issued.

What You Need
Renew in Person
  1. Bring the completed application and payment to the Houston Permitting Center.
  2. Obtain a numbered ticket at the Information Desk. Please wait in the lobby until your number is called.
Conditions & Exceptions

Applicant must pass a fingerprint background check before issuance of license.