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Transferring a Premises Licence

Section 33 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 contains provisions that allow the holder of a current Premises Licence to transfer that licence to another person.

Section 34 of the 2005 Act contains further provisions that allow a Premises Licence to be transferred by a person other than the licence holder. 

How do I apply?

Read our guidance on applying for information on the application process including details of:

  • How to lodge an application
  • Supporting documents required
  • How the application will be processed
  • The time it will take to get a decision
  • What to do if you are unhappy with the decision

If you plan to submit your application at our Service Desk, you must make an appointment using our .

Appointments are available Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays.  Read more about Licensing Appointments.

How much does it cost?

Please refer to our pdf icon Fees and Charges [65kb] document for details of the current fee and accepted payment methods.

The application will not be accepted without the correct fee.

Can someone object to an application?

There are no statutory provisions that allow an individual to object or make a representation to the transfer of a Premises Licence.



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