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Notification of interest

A person with a property interest in a licensed premises may apply to be notified of any change to the register for the premises to which the notice relates.

A person with a property interest has either:

  • a legal interest as freeholder or leaseholder;
  • a mortgage on the premises;
  • a right to occupy the premises;
  • a prescribed interest in the premises;

Once the notice is received, we will register your interest, endorse the notice and return to you.

You will be notified of any subsequent applications under the Licensing Act 2003, in respect of the premises you have registered and interest.



Application, guidance notes or terms and condition

Please contact for an application form 

Processing and timescales

The notification will be processed within 10 working days of receipt.


The Licensing Act 2003 (Premises licences and club premises certificates) Regulations 2005

Validity and renewals

The notification of interest is valid for 12 months.


A copy of the electronic register can be found here


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