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Gambling licences

We issue licences for gambling, lotteries and amusements. Please read the guidance notes for the relevant permit or licence you are applying for.


You might find the following link to the Gambling Commission website useful.


If you require further information, please contact our licensing team on 01509 634562 or email licensing@charnwood.gov.uk


Responsible authorities

The following authorities can comment on applications and apply for a review of a licence:

  • Leicestershire Police
  • Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service
  • HM Revenue and Customs
  • Gambling Commission

Responsible Authorities for Gambling Licence Applications (Word Document, 0.1 Mb)


Application forms

Please download and complete the relevant application form and send it to our licensing team (address is on the form).


Gambling guidance notes

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