Application process

When you're applying you must:

  • complete the application form (Schedule 7 Regulation 15)
  • include the relevant fee: £23.

A copy of the Interim Authority Notice must also be served upon the Police and they have 2 working days to object.

The applicant must notify the designated premises supervisor (if different from the Premises Licence holder).

Application forms

An application form can be obtained from the council by contacting the Licensing Team who can arrange for an application to be left at reception or by sending the application in the post. 

Application form for Interim Authority 

We must be able to read the form easily. If areas of the form are left blank or items are missing, the form will be returned as an invalid application.


For more information contact the Licensing Team by emailing

Write to: Licensing Unit, Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR