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Town Clerk Services /  Amusement Licenses

All requests for an amusement license (outdoor music, bands, theatre, and games) can be requested through the Town Clerk's Office.

Please complete this form (amusement license application ) and mail or bring to the Clerk's office.

After submitting your application for license:

  • It will be referred to the Amherst Police Department and Building Department for review.
  • Town Board will determine fee.
  • Payment is made and license is issued.

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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The Town of Amherst ADA Coordinators are Robert McCarthy (Director of Human Resources) and Mark Berke (Commissioner of Buildings).

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
  • Email:
    toainfo@amherst.ny.us
  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221