Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS) variations and removals

Only the premises licence holder can apply to change the person named for the role of Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS).

Changing the DPS

You can apply to change the DPS for your premises online.

Apply to change the DPS for your premises online (external website)

Consent form

You will need to provide a consent form signed by the nominated person, otherwise your application will not be valid.

Submit a consent form online (external website)

How much does it cost?

It costs £23 to change the DPS. 

How can I pay?

Payment can be made by card over the phone to customer services (01824 706000) or you can pay by BACS. Payment by cheque or cash is only available at one of Denbighshire’s One Stop Shops.

Payment by BACS

Our BACS details are:

  • Bank: Natwest, 5 Queen Street, Rhyl, LL18 1RS
  • Sort code: 54 41 06
  • Account number: 22837469
  • Account name: Denbighshire County Council County Fund

Please ensure that you include a reference when you are making payment i.e. name/premises/licence number (if known) together with the cost code. Once payment has been made, please send a copy of the remittance to

Giving up your role as DPS

If you no longer wish to carry out the role of DPS, and an application to vary the premises licence has not been made, you can request that your name be removed from the licence.

You can submit your request by completing an application form online.

Request to be removed as designated premises supervisor online (external website)