Personal licences

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2. How to apply for a personal licence

When applying for a personal licence you must meet the following requirements:

  • be aged 18 or over
  • complete the application form
  • fee payable of £37
  • possess a licensing qualification accredited by the Secretary of State
  • a police disclosure which is not more than one month old
  • two passport sized photographs, one of which has been endorsed on the back as a true likeness of yourself by a responsible person
  • not have forfeited a personal licence within five years of application

We require the originals of your police disclosure and qualification which will be returned to you.

Personal licence application pack

Personal licence relevant offences

Accredited personal licence qualification providers