Apply for a sex establishment licence

Apply online

Download the application form for the licence you want and complete it on your computer. You will need a recent version of Adobe Reader to complete the form.

Then use our secure service to upload your completed form and any supporting documents and pay for your application.


Apply by post

You need to download and print your application form.

Post your completed application form and supporting documents to:

Licensing Team 
Council Offices
37 Pembroke Road 
London W8 6PW 

Include a cheque or postal order for the correct amount, made payable to ‘The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea’.

If you apply by post, you also need to send a copy to the police at: 

Police Licensing Office 
c/o Council Offices
37 Pembroke Road
W8 6PW