Venue owners

Apply or renew an existing licence

How to apply for a licence

Send us an enquiry and we will contact you

How to renew a licence

We will send you an email 6 months prior to your renewal date which will have the relevant paperwork attached. If you have any question please send us an enquiry and we will contact you

A guide to licensing

Facts about licensing your venue, discover if it is right for you.

Send us a licence enquiry

Before you do, read the quick facts and if licensing is still right for your business, send us an enquiry

Your premises must be a permanent immovable structure.

After licensing your venue you can hold civil ceremonies such as marriages, civil partnerships and naming ceremonies.

Issuing a licence might take up to 3 months.

You will be provided with a guidance booklet outlining our exact requirements.

The full cost of a licence is £1,900 paid in advance and non-refundable.

A licence is valid for 3 years.

Send us a licence renewal enquiry

Send us an enquiry if you want to renew your existing licence


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