Shropshire Council

Gambling premises licence

Please ensure that when you submit your gambling premises licence to us, you also send it to all relevant responsible authorities too.

What is it for?

To apply for a premises licence for a casino, bingo hall, adult entertainment centre, family entertainment centre or betting shop, you must first apply for an operator’s licence from the Gambling Commission. Premises licences may only be issued to those who hold a relevant operating licence, or who have applied for one. Premises licences may be transferred to someone else holding a valid operating licence. If you wish to reinstate, transfer or vary a licence, please refer to the relevant form attached to this page.

Who needs one?

Anyone wishing to run a casino, bingo hall, adult entertainment centre, family entertainment centre or betting shop.

How much will it cost?

There is a fee for issuing this document, which is taken when you apply.

What will I need before I apply?

  • Completed application form
  • Fee
  • Operating licence number
  • Plan of the premises
  • See application form for additional requirements

Apply now

Download the form, complete it on your home computer, and email it to licensing@shropshire.gov.uk

Download the form

Download the form, print it out, fill it in and post your application along with the fee if applicable to:

The Licensing Team, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ND

Download the form