Transfer a premises licence

To transfer a premises licence to you from the existing licence holder, you must apply to formally amend the licence.

How do I apply?

You can transfer a premises licence by applying online.

Apply online to transfer a premises licence (external website)

How much does it cost?

It costs £23 to transfer a premises licence.

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

Gaming machines

Please note that if there are gaming machines on the premises, you must notify us that you have them when you apply to transfer the premises licence. Find out more about gaming machines.

More information

We recommend you read through our Statement of Licensing policy.

Statement of licensing policy (PDF, 796KB)