What is commercial activities?

Any activity which is conducted for gain is considered a commercial activity and can be conducted only under a permit. Commercial activities on parks are managed to ensure minimal environmental impact and the delivery of high-quality visitor services. In some areas, the number of permits is limited to protect the environment and visitor experiences. Examples of commercial activities include:

  • selling things

  • supplying services or facilities

  • commercial photography

  • advertising or promoting a protected area as part of your cruise, tour, flight or safari business

  • advertising or promoting a protected area as a feature associated with your resort or tourist facility