Alcohol and entertainment licensing

Transfer a premises licence

You can transfer a premises licence to another person. Please also send us the following:

  • the relevant fee of £23
  • a signed consent form from the current licence holder
  • the existing premises licence, the relevant part of it or an explanation for why you are unable to return the licence

Completed applications should be sent to:

Licensing Section
Central Bedfordshire Council
Watling House
High Street North

You also need to send a copy of your application to:

The Police Licensing Officer
Bedfordshire Police headquarters
Woburn Road
MK43 9AX

Application forms and information

Transfer of licence application pack (PDF 227.8KB)

Consent of current premises licence holder form (Part B) (PDF 14KB)

Checklist (PDF 16.5KB)

Tacit consent

Tacit consent does not apply for this licence. If you have not heard from us within a reasonable period, please email the licensing team at