2023 Recreation Permits

2023 Town of Babylon Beach Permit Fees: 

Resident: $45 
Senior (60+): $20, NYS Driver’s License Must Indicate an Age of 60+ 
Veteran/Active Military: $20 
Active Town of Babylon Volunteer Fire Department Member: $20 

Required Documents for All Beach Permit Purchases (Online & In Person):

  1. NYS Driver’s License with address in the Town of Babylon. 
  2. NYS Car Registration(s) all with matching last names and addresses.

Additional Documents Required Based on Your Status as a Volunteer Firefighter, Veteran, Snowbird, or Company Car (Online & In Person): 

  1. Volunteer Firefighter: Town of Babylon Volunteer Firefighter ID Card needs to be uploaded 
  2. Veteran/Active Military: DD214 needs to be uploaded, if designated on license, please indicate that when uploading, or Active Military ID Card. 
  3. Snowbird: Snowbird Affidavit needs to be uploaded 
  4. Company Car: A letter on company letterhead (must be typed) stating: 
    1. That the resident has been assigned to that particular vehicle for the year and that they are allowed to use the vehicle for recreational purposes. 
    2. The vehicle information (year, make, model, plate, & VIN#) 
    3. The resident's name listed as sole driver, and resident's address as it appears on the driver's license. 
    4. The company's name and address as it appears on the car registration. 

Replacement Beach Permit Procedure: 

To receive a replacement permit, the original permit must be taken off the vehicle (no photos) & submitted to the Parks Department. Please note that the permit is designed to shred when removed from the vehicle. 

Replacement Beach Permit Steps:

  1.  Write the permit number down
  2.  Remove the permit from the car (It will come off in little pieces.)
  3. Bring the pieces of the permit, documentation of the new vehicle purchased/leased (bill of sale or lease agreement), and the permit number to the Parks & Recreation Department located at 151 Phelps Lane in North Babylon, Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm. 

Online Sales Information: 

Residents with online accounts can purchase the Town of Babylon Beach Permit online from February 21th to April 21st! (Permits will begin being mailed in April.) Visit www.townofbabylon.com/parks to purchase online.

In Person Sales Information:

In person (drive-thru) purchasing will begin Tuesday, April 25th at various parks throughout the Town. If you would like to purchase your beach permit in person, bring your NYS Driver's License and NYS Car Registration (with matching name and addresses in the Town of Babylon) to a drive-thru location listed below. Please note, sales are credit/debit card only. American Express is NOT accepted. 

In person sale dates from April 25th - June 22nd:

  • Tuesdays @ Tanner Park, 3 pm - 6 pm
  • Thursdays @ Venetian Shores, 3 pm - 6 pm
  • Saturdays @ Geiger Park, 10 am - 2 pm

Three (3) items are needed to complete your in person transaction:

  1. License
  2. Registration
  3. Credit or Debit Card Only - (No Cash - No Checks)


  1. Residents - $45
  2. Seniors 60+/Active Military & Veterans/ Volunteer Fire & EMS - $20