Field and Court Permit Requests
New York City's parks host thousands of sporting events every year. In order to reserve an NYC Parks athletic field or court, organized leagues or individuals must request a permit. Apply online now using our Field and Court Requests system.
Requesting a Field or Court
Before you apply, visit our Requesting a Field or Court Permit page if you have any questions about whether you need a permit and what kind of permit you need. Also, you can find out when the request period opens up for each upcoming athletic field season.
Apply Online Now
If you have used our online system before, please log in now using your existing account.
If this is your first time applying for a permit, please create a new account.
If you have already created an account with our special events system, or with certain other citywide permitting systems, you can sign in with that account.
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Field and Court Request Manual
Are you a frequent permit applicant? Is this your first time applying? Download a copy of the Field and Court Request Manual, which will help guide you through the process of requesting a field and court permit.
Download the Field and Court Request Manual
Need Help? Sports Permit Office Information By Borough
OFFICE LOCATION (For visitation purposes only; for mailing, use address above)
Prospect Park and Parade Ground
Re: Prospect Park Ballfield Permits
95 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 667-3545 extension 313 or 312
Re: Ballfield Permits
Greenbelt Recreation Center