Sex establishments

Sexual entertainment venue

Sexual entertainment venues are premises where live performances or live displays of nudity are provided for the purpose of sexually stimulating any member of the audience and for the financial gain of the organiser or the entertainer.


  • New application £3,500
  • Renewal application £2,000
  • Transfer £1,000

(Minimum £50 to be paid on initial application. The remainder of the fee must be paid prior to the grant of the licence)

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