Licensing and permits

Club premise certificates: Variation applications

There may be a reason why you wish to vary a certificate, such as to include further licensable activities or alter operating times allowed by the premises licence of club premises certificate.

How to apply

Please read the guidance notes before making your application. We also advise that you to speak to the Licensing Unit before making your application to vary a certificate.

Will tacit consent apply?

Yes. After the 28-day consultation period has expired, if no representations have been received from Responsible Authorities or interested parties, then the licence is granted as applied for. We will issue the licence shortly after.

If there is a representation from a responsible authority or interested party then this will cause the application to be considered by the Licensing Sub Committee. A hearing will be arranged within 56 days from the date the application is made.


The application fee is based on the non-domestic rateable value (NDRV) and details are listed in the guidance notes above or on the Home Office website.