A personal licence authorises a person to supply alcohol or allow the supply of alcohol at a premises which has a valid premises licence under the Licensing Act 2003.
Personal licences are needed to supervise the sale of alcohol in any premises – including pubs, off licences, restaurants and hotels.
If you live in the areas of Corby, East Northamptonshire, Kettering or Wellingborough and wish to apply for a personal licence please print and complete our licence application.
In England and Wales you may only hold one personal licence.
Existing Personal Licence Holders
Please note the requirement to renew personal licences has been abolished with effect from 1 April 2015. Personal licences issued before 1 April 2015 have expiry dates on them but these no longer have effect and these licences will remain valid unless surrendered or revoked.
If you hold a personal licence issued by us you have a legal duty to notify us of any of the following:
Any changes to your name or address.
If your licence becomes lost or stolen
If you are convicted of any relevant offences, foreign offences or civil immigration penalties (the courts are similarly required to inform us of such convictions).
Please notify us by using the relevant form below and sending to us with the appropriate statutory fee:
- Personal Licence Change of Details
- Lost or stolen Personal Licence
- Disclosure of Convictions and Civil Immigration Penalties