If you wish to provide late-night refreshments and regulated entertainment, and sell or supply alcohol, you need to apply for a licence.

How to apply

Applicants must be 18 years or older. You will need to apply for a premises licence if:

  • You do not currently have a premises licence which related to one of the licensable activities; or
  • You already sell or supply alcohol and / or provide regulated entertainment and want to change how you currently operate
  • You will need to make your application 2 months prior to the starting of trading or variation

Guidance

Premises licence application forms

Application for a premises licence to be granted under the Licensing Act 2003

Apply for a premises licence

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Application to vary a premises licence under the Licensing Act 2003

Apply to vary a premises licence

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Application to vary a premises licence to specify an individual as designated premises supervisor under the Licensing Act 2003

Apply to vary a premises licence to specifiy an individual as designated premises supervisor

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Consent of individual to being specified as premises supervisor

Consent to being specified as a premises supervisor form

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Application for minor variation of a premises licence under the Licensing Act 2003

Apply for a minor variation of a premises licence

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Application to transfer a premises licence

Apply to transfer a premises licence

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Consent of premises licence holder to transfer

Consent form for premises licence holder to transfer

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Notification of an interest in premises under section 178 of the Licensing Act 2003

Notification of an interest in premises form

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Other related forms

Representation form from interested partied

Representation form

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Public notice of application for grant variation of premises licence or club premises certificate

Public notice of application for grant variation

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Interim authority notice under the Licensing Act 2003

Interim authority notice

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Licence fees

Fee levels

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