Alcohol and entertainment licence fees

Statutory fees

Rateable value bandApplication feeAnnual chargeVariation fee

In addition, a multiplier will be applied to premises within bands D and E, where they are exclusively or primarily in the business of selling alcohol.

Where the maximum number of persons the applicant proposes to allow on the premises whilst licensable activities take place is 5000 or more then the following additional fee shall apply:

Number in attendance at any one timeAdditional fee
Between 5,000 and 9,999 persons£1000
Between 10,000 and 14,999 persons£2000
Between 15,000 and 19,999 persons£4000

For larger events applicants should contact the Licensing Unit for information regarding the relevant fee.

The rateable values that the fee bands are based on are as follows:

Rateable valueBand
No rateable value to £4,300A
£4,301 to £33,000B
£33,001 to £87,000C
£87,001 to £125,000D
£125,001 and aboveE

Exemptions from fees

No fee is payable for a premises licence to authorise regulated entertainment only in educational institutions where the entertainment is for and on behalf of the educational institute.

No fee is payable for premises licences to authorise regulated entertainment only in church halls, village halls, parish halls, community halls or similar buildings.

Personal Licences, Temporary Events and Miscellaneous Fees (no exemptions applicable)

Miscellaneous fees
Application for Provisional Statement£315.00
Personal Licence£37.00
Temporary event Notice£21.00
Copy of notice / licence / certificate or summary£10.50
Notification of change of name or address£10.50
Notification of change of details£10.50
Variation to premises supervisor£23.00
Transfer of premises licence£23.00
Interim Authority£23.00
Register freeholder interest£21.00

Last Updated: 19/05/2016