For licences expiring over the Christmas/New Year period, make sure you apply in good time as Civic Offices close for Christmas and New Year period on 22 December.
We will be available by phone on 22 & 27 - 29 December, from 9am to 1pm.
Collection of plates will only be at 2 to 2.15pm on 27 - 29 December, from the rear of the Civic Offices.

Small society lotteries (raffles)

If you want to run raffles, sweepstakes, tombolas or 100 clubs you should complete our word icon lottery application form [68kb] and pay the fee of £40. You will have to complete a word icon lottery return form [99kb] after every  event and send it to the Licensing Team. 

An annual fee of £20 has to be paid on or before the anniversary of the licence. Failure to pay the fee will mean the licence will lapse and you will have to apply for a new licence. You can pay upload your application form and pay on The consultation period for this application is 28 days.

You can find out more about running these events on the Gambling Commission website.


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