Apply for a public charitable collection licence

Use this form if you plan to collect money, for charitable purposes, from members of the public, (whether or not you buy anything), taken either in a public place or by means of visits from place to place (e.g. a pub crawl or house to house).

Cost of application:

Free There is no fee associated with requesting permission to hold a collection.

What you'll need to know

  • Charity name
  • Where and when the collection will take place

Applications should give 28 days notice prior to the start date of your permit.

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