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Licence - sex establishment

Neon lights in red and orangeSchedule 3 of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982, covers the licensing of sex shops.

All applications must be advertised in the local press. In addition, where the application is in respect of a premise, a notice must be displayed outside the premises. The local authority is responsible for processing applications and issuing of licences.


This service is available Monday - Friday 8.45am to 5.00pm.

Further Information

Contact details

Contact: Licensing Services

Department: Central Services

Telephone: 01282 661661

Fax: 01282 661630

Nelson Town Hall, Market Street, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7LG

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