To run an adult shop, cinema or entertainment venue, you will need a licence from Bradford Council.
Fees will be payable for applications and conditions may be attached.
Applications must be in writing (including by electronic means) and contain any information we require, as well as your name, address and, where the applicant is an individual, their age, plus the address of the premises.
Applicants must give public notice of their application by publishing an advertisement in a local newspaper.
Yes. This means that you will be able to act as though your application is granted if you have not heard from us by the end of the target completion period.
Please contact Bradford Council in the first instance.
Any applicant who is refused a licence, or refused the renewal of a licence, may, within 21 days of being notified of the refusal, appeal to the local magistrates' court.
However, the right to appeal does not apply where the licence was refused on the grounds that:
Please contact Bradford Council in the first instance. A licence holder who wishes to appeal against a condition can appeal to a local magistrates' court.