Transferring a Gambling Premises Licence
You can apply to us for a premises licence to be transferred to your name.
How much is the transferred licence?
- Small Casino - £1,800
- Bingo premises - £1,200
- Adult gaming centre premises - £1,200
- Family entertainment centre premises - £950
- Betting premises - £1,200
- Track premises - £950
For additional costings please visit the Gambling fees page.
How to apply
Environmental Health Department
Payment can be made card through the licensing office on 01772 906910 (option 1) using a debit or credit card.
What to include
- The correct gambling fee
- time the transfer is to take effect
- written statement from the licence holder consenting to the transfer
- premises licence, or both:
- a statement explaining why it is not reasonably practicable to produce the licence
- an application by the licensee for the issue of a copy of the licence
List of responsible authorities
A copy of the application must be sent to all responsible authorities within seven days of the application being made (unless made online). The responsible authorities are:
Licensing Unit, Lancashire Constabulary, Preston Divisional Headquarters, Lancaster Road North, Preston, PR1 2SA
Fire and Rescue
|Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service, Preston Fire Safety Department, Blackpool Road, Preston, PR1 6USemail@example.com||01772 556506|
|Environmental Protection, Environmental Health, Town Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston, PR1 2RLfirstname.lastname@example.org||01772 906151|
|4th Floor, Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B2 4BPemail@example.com||0121 230 6666|
Protection of Children
Lancashire Safeguarding Children's Board, Lancashire County Council, PO Box 100, County Hall, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0LD
|The Planning Authority, Town Hall, Preston, PR1 2RLfirstname.lastname@example.org||01772 906912|
HM Revenue and Customs
|Betting and Gaming, National Registration Unit, Portcullis House, 21 India Street, Glasgow, G2 4PZ.||email@example.com.||0141 555 3633|