How to transfer a premises licence.

You can transfer a premises licence if the incoming premises licence holder agrees to the transfer taking place and does not receive objections from the responsible authorities.

If you are unable to obtain consent, please contact us using the details below.

How to apply

Apply online at


The fee for a transfer of premises licence holder is £23.

If applying by post or in person you can pay by cheque/postal order made payable to City of Wolverhampton Council, card or cash at the Civic Centre Licensing Department.

By post and in person

Download, print off and complete the application form in the download section.

Return your form to the address below.

If the application is made by post or in person, you must also serve the application on West Midlands Police, the Home Office and the Environmental Health Team.

Contact us

Please complete our contact Licensing providing as much information as you can to enable us to respond as quickly as possible.

Or write to:

City of Wolverhampton Council
Civic Centre
St Peters Square