If you wish to hold a public procession, march, parade or similar type event then you are required by law to notify us at least 28 days before the event. This allows us to make the local community aware of forthcoming events planned in their area.

Similar events may include:

  • races, fun runs and sponsored walks
  • gala day parades
  • demonstrations and protests

Your notification must give details of the date, time, route and the estimated number of people taking part in the procession.

You must also submit a public procession risk assessment form.

If you have concerns about a parade or march taking place, you can make representations. Information about how to make a representation is available as a download.

How to make your notification

The proposal to hold a public procession notification form and the risk assessment forms are available for download:

Notification Form
Risk Assessment Form

You can also get notification and risk assessment forms from:

  • Licensing Section, District Court Offices, Municipal Buildings, West Bridge Street, Falkirk
  • By calling 01324 501575
  • By faxing 01324 501588
  • By emailing licensing@falkirk.gov.uk

Upcoming processions

Organisation Date Status
Bo'ness and Carriden Band Thursday, 29th June 2017 Pending
Unison Kinneil Band Thursday, 29th June 2017 Pending
Bo'ness Children's Fair Festival Friday, 30th June 2017 Pending
Bo'ness Children's Fair Festival Friday, 30th June 2017 Pending
Bo'ness Children's Fair Festival Friday, 30th June 2017 Pending
Bo'ness Children's Fair Festival Friday, 30th June 2017 Pending
Bo'ness Children's Fair Festival Friday, 30th June 2017 Pending
Slamannan Historical Society Saturday, 1st July 2017 Pending
Denny True Blues LOL 257 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Denny True Blues LOL 257 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Gillespies True Blues LOL 231 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Gillespies True Blues LOL 231 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Slamannan Bible & Crown Defenders LOL 227 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Slamannan Bible & Crown Defenders LOL 227 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Bonnybridge Sons of William Loyal Orange Lodge No.211 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Bonnybridge Sons of William Loyal Orange Lodge No.211 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
James Dick Memorial LOL 189 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
James Dick Memorial LOL 189 Saturday, 8th July 2017 Pending
Airth Highland Games Saturday, 22nd July 2017 Pending
Scottish Knights Templar acting on behalf of the Society of Sir William Wallace Saturday, 22nd July 2017 Pending
Bonnybridge Gala Saturday, 5th August 2017 Pending
Sir William Wallace Grand Lodge of Scotland Free Colliers Saturday, 5th August 2017 Pending
Samuel Frickleton V.C. R.B.P. 1917 Saturday, 12th August 2017 Pending
Samuel Frickleton V.C. R.B.P. 1917 Saturday, 12th August 2017 Pending
Airth Chosen Few R.B.P.741 Saturday, 12th August 2017 Pending
Royal British Legion Grangemouth Saturday, 19th August 2017 Pending
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 19th August 2017 Pending
WMP Creative - Pedal for Scotland Sunday, 10th September 2017 Pending
Graeme High School Friday, 29th September 2017 Pending

Previous processions

Organisation Date Status
Lord Mountbatten Memorial Loyal Orange Lodge No. 298 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Lord Mountbatten Memorial Loyal Orange Lodge No. 298 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Pending
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Pending
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Pending
Blackbraes True Blue Loyal Orange Lodge No.34 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Grangemouth Divine Truth LOL 187 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Grangemouth Divine Truth LOL 187 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland District 62 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland District 62 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Pending
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 24th June 2017 Approved
Grangemouth Children's Day Committee Saturday, 17th June 2017 Approved
Strathcarron Hospice Saturday, 10th June 2017 Withdrawn
Camelon Mariners Gala Day Association Saturday, 10th June 2017 Pending
Camelon Mariners Gala Day Association Saturday, 10th June 2017 Approved
Strathcarron Hospice Saturday, 10th June 2017 Withdrawn
Falkirk Council Wednesday, 7th June 2017 Approved
Grahamston Gala Day Association Saturday, 3rd June 2017 Approved
Denny & District Community Council Saturday, 27th May 2017 Approved
Apprentice Boys of Derry Stirling & District Campsie Club Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Apprentice Boys of Derry Grangemouth Branch Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Apprentice Boys of Derry Grangemouth Branch Saturday, 20th May 2017 Pending
Apprentice Boys of Derry Grangemouth Branch Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Apprentice Boys of Derry Grangemouth Branch Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Falkirk No Surrender Apprentice Boys of Derry Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Redding & Westquarter Apprentice Boys of Derry Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Redding & Westquarter Apprentice Boys of Derry Saturday, 20th May 2017 Approved
Falkirk District Arts & Civic Council Saturday, 13th May 2017 Approved
WMP Creative Sunday, 7th May 2017 Approved
Redding & Westquarter Apprentice Boys of Derry Saturday, 6th May 2017 Approved
Bonnybridge Remembrance Group Sunday, 30th April 2017 Approved
Falkirk Delivers Saturday, 22nd April 2017 Approved
Carron Valley Motorcycle Club Sunday, 16th April 2017 Approved
Falkirk Victoria Harriers Sunday, 9th April 2017 Approved
Slamannan Bible & Crown Defenders LOL 227 Sunday, 2nd April 2017 Approved
Loyal Orange Institution of Scotland Falkirk Orange & Purple District 36 Saturday, 4th March 2017 Approved