Jamaica Bay Unit Permits

Jamaica Bay Unit

Permits and Reservations

Jamaica Bay issues permits for activities listed below. Additional permits from other agencies may be required for some actions. Permits are required for group campgrounds, community garden plots, archery, fishing area parking and picnicking. Call (718) 758-3675 for further information. There is currently a three week processing time for photography and special use permits. Fishing permits and archery permits can be purchased online through www.recreation.gov through April 30, 2022.

Archery permits
Archery permits are for use at the Floyd Bennett Field Archery Range. 2022 permits are for sale online only through recreation.gov. Find out more on Gateway's 2022 permits page. You can also contact the Jamaica Bay Unit, Permit Office (718) 758 3675.

Fishing Access Permits and Off Road Vehicle Permits
Find out more about 2022 fishing/parking permits and off road permits on Gateway's 2022 permits page.

Sports League Permits (Fort Tilden and Frank Charles Park)

Information about Spring Season sports leagues permits for low and medium impact sports will be available soon. Permits are only available through phone call, e-mail, or appointment.

Last updated: April 11, 2022

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210 New York Avenue
Staten Island , NY 10305


718 354-4606

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