Sex shop and adult cinema licence
To run a sex shop (any premises selling sex toys, books or videos) or a venue where explicit films are shown to members of the public - you may need a licence. You may however apply to request the council to waive the requirement of a licence. When applying, you will need to provide an area street plan and an internal layout plan of the premises.
To apply, fill in our online application form.
You will be required to pay a fee to process your application. You can either pay online or send a cheque if applying by post. Please contact the licensing team on 01543 308066 for more information or to find out the latest application fee.