You must have a premises licence if you want to run any of the following types of gambling business:
For gaming machines please see our page on gaming machine permits.
To apply for a gambling premises licence, you must be:
For information on operating licences, issued by the Gambling Commission.
If you wish to change your licence conditions or opening times, you must apply to make a change to your gambling premises licence.
You can apply to transfer your licence to a new holder.
This only changes who the premises licence holder is and doesn’t change the licence in any other way.
The application to transfer the licence must be completed by the new premises licence holder. However, the current licence holder must give their consent for the transfer to take place.