Apply to transfer a Premises Licence

We recommend that you read the general information and guidance notes before making the application.

The cost to apply for a transfer of a premises licence is £23. You can apply online or by post, if applying on line you will need a debit or credit card. We accept MasterCard and Visa credit and debit cards.

Your security, our responsibility

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea takes internet security extremely seriously. All online payment transactions take place through secure networks using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). This technology encrypts all the information involved in a transaction, for example your credit card details, vehicle registration number or Council Tax account number, so that it is unrecognisable and safe.

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If you look at your browser window you will see an unbroken key or lock which shows you the website area is secure. We do not store your credit card or debit card details. Once you have completed this transaction we do not keep your credit card details on our servers.

Before you apply to Transfer a Premises Licence

As part of your application, you will need to provide the following:

If you do not have electronic copies, scanned documents are acceptable, providing the relevant information is clear.

If you're unable to provide electronic versions of these documents you will be unable to apply online.

After you apply to Transfer a Premises Licence

There is a 14 day consultation period, during which time the police or Home Office can object to the application. If no objections are received the application will normally be granted. If an objection is received we will let you know the next steps. 

Last updated: 23 February 2023