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Child performance licence

Legislation says that Child Performance Licence applications should be submitted to us at least 21 working days prior to the performance. 

For more information about current legislation visit DfE guidance on child performances or download the Icon for pdf Children (Performances and Activities) (England) Regulations 2014 [96.82KB]

Once we receive your completed child performance application we will provide the licence within 21 working days.

Follow this guidance when completing the Icon for word Child performance licence application form [56.02KB]


In the current situation, you are expected to include these additional documents with the application.

Chaperone Approval applications

We can also provide Chaperone Approval packs. Please contact us if you would like advice or would like to request a copy of the application form.

Contact us

Applications for child performance licences can be posted to 

Legal Intervention Team
Dryden Centre
Evistones Road

This email box is checked weekly.

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