Apply for a Special Treatment Licence

Special Treatment Licence application forms

How to apply to for a Special Treatment Licence

Apply online

  1. Download and save the relevant Application Form  - There are different forms depending on whether you are applying for the
    • Grant of a new licence, 
    • Renewal of an existing licence, 
    • Transfer of an existing licence,
    • Variation of an existing licence
  2. Complete the application form (PDF) on your computer. To edit the form you'll need a recent version of Adobe Reader. If you can't complete the form right now don't worry, you can edit it in your own time. Once you're ready, return to this page to complete the application.
  3. Upload your application form and supporting documents
  4. Pay the Licence fee

When you’re ready to submit your application and supporting documents click or tap the Start button:


Apply by post

  1. Download and print the relevant application form (above)
  2. Complete, sign and date the form
  3. Send your form and any supporting documents to: Licensing Team, Council Offices, 37 Pembroke Road, London W8 6PW 

Cheques and postal orders should be made payable to the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

*Remember if applying by post you must also send a copy of your completed forms to to the authorities listed below by recorded delivery post on the same day that your application is submitted to the Council:

  • Police Licensing Office, c/o Council Offices, 37 Pembroke Road, London, W8 6PW
  • LFEPA, Fire Safety Regulation, South West Area 4, Kensington and Chelsea Fire Safety Team, 169 Union Street, London SE1 0LL


Last updated: 29 November 2019