At least some content in this article is derived from information featured in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (film). As such, spoilers will be present within the article.
The Wand Permit Office was a subdivision of the Department of Magical Law Enforcement at the Magical Congress of the United States of America. Charged with issuing, verifying and maintaining registry over wand permits for witches and wizards in the United States of America, it is not an particularly high-regarded, as it was noted to be only slightly larger than a cupboard and apparently understaffed, judging by the piles of unopened wand applications filling the place. Located in a dingy corner of a cramped, airless, windowless basement room in the bowels of the wizarding congressional headquarters, it was said to be a painful contrast to the floors above and gave the impression of being the sort of place where "utter no-hopers" worked.
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