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Family Entertainment Centres

Apply and pay

Use this service if you’ve already successfully applied for an operating licence from the Gambling Commission.

To apply for a family entertainment centre premises licence, you’ll need to:

Once you’ve completed your form, email it to our Licensing team at licensing@swale.gov.uk.

What happens next

Once we’ve received your application for a family entertainment centre premises licence, we’ll run a public consultation.

You may need to publish a notice, stating your intention to apply for a licence.

If your application is:

  • successful, we’ll send you your licence, together with any conditions we set
  • unsuccessful, we’ll write to you to let you know