Weddings, vow renewals at state beaches resume with ‘wiki permits’

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources announced Thursday that, effective immediately, wiki permits, the online permitting system for limited commercial activities on state beaches such as weddings and vow renewals, is resuming service subject to the following COVID-19 “Act With Care” restrictions:

• No group shall exceed 10 people.


• Members of each group who are not part of the same household shall comply with social distancing requirements, provided that a caregiver may accompany a dependent.

• The beach or sand area can only be used one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.

• All other restrictions found within the governor’s emergency proclamations on COVID-19 and applicable county mayor’s orders shall be followed, such as any applicable quarantine restrictions.


With the exception of wiki permits events, state beaches remain closed to all other commercial activity.

For more information, visit

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Star-Advertiser's TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email