To run a sexual entertainment venue you may need a licence from the local authority. To run a venue where explicit films are shown to members of the public, you also need a licence from the local authority.
Before you apply
Download and read the following documents carefully before you apply for a licence.
To download our current policy for the Regulation of Sex Establishments and Sexual Entertainment Venues, please click on the link below.
To download a Sexual Entertainment Venue (SEV) Licence Application form and supporting documents, please click on the links below:
- SEV Standard Licence Conditions
- SEV Notice of Application
- SEV Licence Application Form
- SEV Photo Declaration
Pay for your licence
- 12 month Sexual Entertainment Venue Licence Fee: £4500
GDPR and Privacy Statements
The full Privacy Statement for Sex Shop and SEV licences can be viewed here