A Club can apply for a Club Premises Certificate if it wants to:
To quality for a club premises certificate, clubs must:
Clubs that do not meet qualifying conditions should apply for a premises licence instead.
Application fees depend on the rateable value of the premises. If your premises doesn't have a rateable value your premises will fall into the lowest fee band.
|Band||Rateable value of business||Application fee||Annual fee|
|A||£0 - £4,300||£100||£70|
|B||£4,301 - £33,000||£190||£180|
|C||£33,001 - £87,000||£315||£295|
|D||£87,001 - £125,000||£450||£320|
You will be charged the annual fee until you surrender your certificate.
Complete and return the application form and declaration with payment to the address shown on the form. You will need to send in a plan of your premises.
You must send copies of your application to the police and other responsible authorities. If you send us your application by email, we will not do this for you.
You can pay by credit or debit card by calling us on 01303 853660.
You'll need to display
This gives local residents and businesses 28 days to read your proposal and make representations if they wish.
If there are no representations at the end of the 28 day representation period, we'll issue your licence within 5 working days.
If there are representations, the Licensing Sub-Committee will hold a hearing, which all parties will be invited to attend. At the hearing, the Licensing Sub-Committee will decide either to grant or reject your application.
We will write to you to confirm the decision, and tell you what you can do if you wish to appeal.