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Hypnotism Act 1952 (as amended)

Any person giving an exhibition, demonstration or performance of Hypnotism on any person or in connection with entertainment to which the public are admitted whether by payment or otherwise is required to obtain authorisation from the Council by way of consent.

A separate application must be made by the person who will be carrying out the act of Hypnotism in relation to each premises/venue intended to be used.

A completed application form, together with the fee of £50.00, should be submitted at least 28 days before the date of the performance, otherwise the application may not be determined in time.

Important information

You must ensure that you are able to comply with Hypnotism Consent Conditions that shall be imposed on any consent given.

Please contact the Licensing Unit for further information on telephone 01702 318111 or contact Licensing using our online form.