Contact information for special event organizers

Contact information

  • For events at City parks, sports fields or community centres please contact the Booking and Events Coordinator at 519-837-5678 option 1 or [email protected]
  • For events at River Run Centre, please contact 519-837-5662 extension 2804
  • For events at Sleeman Centre please contact 519-822-4900 extension 2844

Booking and Special Events office

519-837-5678 option 1 or
[email protected]

Other important contact information

Areas of Concern Contact Contact Information
Barbecues, tents, fireworks
or pyrotechnics
Chief Fire Prevention Officer 519-763-8111 or [email protected]
Inflatables, bouncy castle, dunk tanks or amusement rides Technical Safety Standards Authority 1-877-682-TSSA (8772) or
Building permits, signage on city road allowance Building Services 519-837-5615 or [email protected]
Electrical safety inspections Electrical Safety Authority 1-877-ESA- SAFE (1-877-372-7233),
Fundraising – raffles, Bingos, etc. (sales under $50,000) Licensing Division – Bylaw Compliance and Security 519-822-1260 extension 2551 or [email protected]
Fundraising – raffles, bingos etc. (sales over $50,000) Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)
Licensed events – Special Occasion Permits Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)
Live animals  Guelph Humane Society 519-824-3091
Sound Amplification, Exotic Animals  Bylaw Compliance, Security & Licensing 519-837-2529
Road Closures, Traffic Transportation Services 519-822-1260 extension 2043
[email protected]
Pay Duty Requirements Guelph Police Service 519-824-1212
Selling or serving food, Licensed events, Live animals Wellington Dufferin Guelph Health Unit 800-265-7293
[email protected]
Sports fields Public Services, Parks and Recreation 519-837-5626
[email protected]
Waste Management Plan, 3 stream sorting at events Solid Waste Resources 519-767-0598
[email protected]
Water Wagon Waterworks Division 519-837-5627 or [email protected]
Website listings, promotion and accommodation assistance Tourism Services
[email protected]
or 800-334-4519