Children in entertainment

Apply for a child performance licence, performance licence-exemptions and apply for a chaperone licence

Apply for a performance licence

If you are responsible for the production the child is taking part in, you must submit the following:

You should also have a nominated person who can offer support and advice.

You must apply at least 21 days before the first performance by 12pm. We aim to process applications within 10 working days but it could take up to 21 days.

If you are missing any of the required documents your application will take longer. Incomplete or missing paperwork is the responsibility of the applicant or their agent.