How long is an amusement device permit effective? Kyle September 01, 2015 23:39 Updated Follow A permit to operate an amusement ride is good for one year from the day the permit is issued. Related articles Frequently Asked Questions by Variance Requestor and probable responses from Board of Boiler Rules Which Federal posters do I need? I did not receive my final pay check. What should I do? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.