Commercial Use Authorizations
Want to conduct business inside Grand Canyon National Park?
Our busiest months for processing permits are November and December. If you would like to avoid a break in service between your company's 2018 and 2019 CUA, please apply before November 20th so that staff have adequate time to process.
A complete application packet must include:
Submitting your CUA application packet:
Email submission: e-mail us
You may also mail the complete application packet to:
We highly recommend that you email your completed application packet. This reduces wait time and allows us to better track your case. Once submitted, wait at least one week before checking your permit status. No applications can be expedited. There are no exceptions.
Backcountry Camping Permits
CUA Backcountry Permit Request Form (400kb PDF File)
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Last updated: October 24, 2018