Number of Washroom Fixtures at Special Events

Amount of Washroom Fixtures by Gender and Attendance at Peek Times
Gender Attendance Toilets Urinals Hand Wash
Stations
Males 1 - 600 1 2 2
Females 1 - 600 3 - 2
Males 601 - 1200 3 3 4
Females 601 - 1200 6 - 4

Additional Fixtures for Males:

  • 1 toilet for each 300 additional persons
  • 1 hand wash station for each 600 additional persons
  • Urinals may be substituted up to 2/3 for toilets

Additional Fixtures for Females:

  • 1 toilet for each 300 additional persons
  • 1 hand wash station for each 600 additional persons

We recommend contacting the local municipal building department to confirm the number of washroom fixtures needed. 

Sanitation and Maintenance of Washrooms and Hand wash stations (fixed or portable)

  • Ensure washrooms are kept in a clean and sanitary manner at all times.
  • Portable washrooms shall be pumped out as often as necessary by a licensed sewage hauler. 
  • Be sure to obtain an emergency contact number for the waste removal company.
  • Portable hand wash stations shall be supplied with potable water, liquid hand soap and paper towels at all times.  The hand wash stations shall be located in a convenient location close to washrooms.
  • Washrooms shall be thoroughly cleaned at the end of each day.
  • It is necessary to locate a hand wash station at each petting zoo exit.