Occasional Licence Application

Licence to sell alcohol at an event taking place in an unlicensed premises e.g. Community Hall, Church Hall, School, Beer Tent.

An Occasional Licence permits alcohol to be sold at a special event or function.

Any person / organisation may apply for an occasional licence as long as that person / organisation falls within the following three categories:-

• The holder of a Premises Licence
• The holder of a Personal Licence
• A Voluntary Organisation

Voluntary Organisations and Clubs are restricted in the number of Occasional Licences they can have in a 12 month period.  More information is available within the guidance notes accompanying the application.

When making an application for a marquee / beer tent you are required to complete an additional form providing Building Standards with the appropriate information.

The forms can be downloaded from the Documents Section of this page.

Page last updated: 11 May 2016