If you operate a business offering games of chance for prizes, for example card games then you must have a permit.
The permit is valid for 10 years.
How to apply for a permit
Download the 'application form' below, once completed send it to the licensing team at the address below together with a cheque for £300. Cheques should be made payable to Croydon Council.
Will tacit consent apply?
No. Your permit will only be issued to you when all the necessary inspections /checks have been carried out and the premises meets the required standards.
Failed application redress
Any person who is refused a permit can appeal to the Croydon Magistrates Court, Barclay Road, Croydon CR9 3NG.
Permit holder redress
Any permit holder who objects to any of the conditions attached to a permit may appeal to the Croydon Magistrates Court, Barclay Road, Croydon CR9 3NG.
We would always advise in the first instance that in the event of a complaint, you make contact with the trader, if you are not satisfied with their response please contact the licensing team on the details below.
Please contact the licensing team on the details below.