The applicant for a Premises Licence must send the application form and fee to the Council, and send copies of the application form to the responsible authorities (the police, fire authority and certain council services).
The application must include a plan of the premises and an operating schedule describing the proposed activities. The applicant must advertise the application in the local press and on notices displayed at the premises for a period of 28 days.
- Requirements for plans accompanying premises and club premises applications
- Licensing Act 2003 Public Notice
Premises licences last indefinitely and do not need to be renewed. There is however an annual fee. Similar provisions apply for clubs.
Below is a list of Agents / Companies who can assist applicants - other providers are available and inclusion in the list below does not mean these are recommended by Burnley Borough Council. It is for applicants to do their own research to find help and advice that is best suited for their circumstances.