Gambling Licences and Permits

Temporary and Occasional Use Notices

Temporary use notices

A gambling operator may use a premises temporarily for gambling, where no licence is in force.  These include hotels, exhibition centres, conference centres and sporting venues.

The notice allows gambling to take place at the premises for up to 21 days during any 12 month period. 

How to apply

Download and complete the Application for a Temporary Use Notice (TUN) and return to the Central Licensing Admin Unit with the appropriate fee made payable to East Northamptonshire Council.

Occasional use notices

An occasional use notice can be used if betting is to take place for 8 days or less in a calendar year on the ‘track’ and there is no track betting licence in place.

The venue occupier or events administrator should give notice to the council’s licensing authority and the police.  No objection may be raised and there is no time restriction on when the notice must be given – it could be given on the day of the event.

How to apply

Download and complete the Application for an Occasional Use Notice (OUN) and return to the Licensing Unit and Northamptonshire Police.  There is no fee.

 

More information

  1. Information on Gambling Act 2005
  2. Gambling Premises Licence
  3. Gambling Permits
  4. Lotteries Registration (Raffles)
  5. Temporary and Occasional Use Notices (you are here)
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