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Club premises certificate

There are many types of applications and forms relating to a Club Premises Certificate under the Licensing Act 2003.

Annual fees - licensed premises

For information regarding fees applicable for Licence Applications made under the Licensing Act 2003 please see the guidance notes.

Please note that if your Licence is subject to an annual fee, the Licensing Act 2003 has been amended to require Licensing Authorities to suspend a Premises Licence/Club Premises Certificate if the annual fee is not paid within 21 days of the due date.

Annual fees and terms and conditions (PDF) [122KB] (opens new window)

New club premises

Guidance notes new club premises (PDF) [247KB] (opens new window)

Application for a new club premises (PDF) [303KB] (opens new window)

Variation of club premises

Application to vary club premises certificate (PDF) [322KB] (opens new window)

Guidance for minor variation to a premises licence

Minor variation application (PDF) [48KB] (opens new window)

Notice for newspaper

The application must be advertised by placing a Notice on the premises in a position where it is visible from the outside and by placing a notice in a newspaper circulating in the area.

A Notice needs to be displayed on the premises for a period of no less than 28 consecutive days, starting on the day after the day on which the application was given to the relevant Licensing Authority.  The notice, in all cases, must be displayed prominently at or on the premises to which the application relates where it can be conveniently read from the exterior of the premises. In the case of a premises covering an area of more than fifty metres square, a further notice in the same form and subject to the same requirements must be displayed every fifty metres along the external perimeter of the premises abutting any highway.  The Notice must be of a size equal or larger than A4, of a pale blue colour, printed legibly in black ink or typed in black in a font of a size equal to or larger than 16.

Example notice (PDF) [69KB] (opens new window)

Review of club premises certificate

Guidance to review club premises certificate (PDF) [166KB] (opens new window)

Application to review premises or club licence (PDF) [31KB] (opens new window)

Change of name and address and change of rules

Changing name, address and rules of a club premises certificate (PDF) [47KB] (opens new window)

Copy of club premises certificate or summary

Request copy of certificate or summary (PDF) [165KB] (opens new window)

Surrender club premises certificate

Surrender club premises certificate (PDF) [47KB] (opens new window)

Other organisations

Security Industry Authority (opens new window)

Find and correct your business rates valuation (rateable value) (opens new window)

Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (opens new window)

Premises licence fees

Review applications

Contact us

Public Protection
Licensing Team
Monkton Park
SN15 1ER (opens new window)

0300 456 0100

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