Late night refreshment licence

Supplying hot food or hot drink to the public for consumption on or off the premises between 11pm and 5am.

Food or drink is defined as hot if it is heated on the premises or elsewhere before it is supplied to the public or the temperature of the food or drink is above ambient air temperature. If you sell hot food or drink after 11pm please apply for a premises licence. Vending machines are exempt if customers can help themselves to hot drinks only.

Contact the licensing team

If you require further information or guidance, please contact our licensing team by calling 01733 453491 or by email at