Apply for a licence

The person in charge of running the event must apply for a child performance licence. You must apply for the licence at least 21 days before the event.

To apply you will need to complete a Child Performance Licence form along with:

  • two identical passport size photographs of the child taken within the previous six months
  • proof of the child's age (such as a photocopy of the child's birth certificate)
  • a copy of the contract or agreement concerning the performance

It may also be necessary for a medical certificate or doctor's letter to be produced, if requested.

Please return your completed form and support documents by email to

For more information phone 01634 337 310.