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First Amendment Activities at Sea-Tac

Woman exercising her First Amendment Rights at an airport

First Amendment activities such as the distribution of literature, charitable solicitation, and expressions of opinions and ideas are allowed on Airport premises subject to certain regulations. A permit is required for most activities.

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is a welcoming facility that serves the people of King County, passengers, and employees who work at the airport. The Port respects the rights of individuals and peaceful groups to voice their views and has long worked at develop spontaneously and do not have a permit will be directed to an outside location away from airport operations. The Port remains committed to close communications with local nonprofits and advocacy groups to respect First Amendment Rights while protecting security at the airport.

To learn more about First Amendment Activities at Sea-Tac Airport, select the links below and follow these steps to apply for a permit:

1. Download and read Section 7F of Sea-Tac Airport Rules and Regulations

2. Refer to the First Amendment Activities map below for the locations where activities are permitted

3. Complete the online application

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