Licence Directory - Temporary Events Notice
Temporary Event Notice
Temporary event notices are for getting temporary permission to sell alcohol, provide entertainment or late night refreshment (hot food or drink from 11pm-5am).
When do I need a temporary event notice?
You need a temporary event notice when a premises or area:
You must be at least 18 to apply.
Your event must:
Following a change in the law the following entertainments are now exempt from requiring a licence between 8am and 11pm.
Number of Notices
If you are unsure if your event or activity needs a Temporary Event Notice please call a member of the licensing team for advice.
If you apply in writing please give 2 copies of the temporary event notice to the Licensing Authority, 1 copy to the local Chief Officer of Police and 1 copy to our Environmental Health team.
The notices must be received by all parties with at least 10 working days notice.
Who can object?
Only the Police and/or Environmental Health can object. They must object within 2 working days of getting their copy of the notice on any of the licensing objectives. Most often these objectives base their objection:
Tacit authorisation applies after 2 working days unless you hear otherwise from us or the Police. We aim to tell you that we have got your Temporary Event Notice within 2 working days.