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Licensing Act 2003 applications


On this page you can view details of ongoing Licensing Act applications for premises and club premises.

If you want to make a representation, either opposing or supporting an application, it must be made in writing by the deadline date. Contact Licensing by email with the subject line of 'Licensing Act applications'.

Any representations received must relate to at least one of the following licensing objectives:

  • The Prevention of Crime and Disorder
  • Public Safety
  • The Prevention of Public Nuisance
  • The Protection of Children from Harm

It is an offence knowingly or recklessly to make a false statement in connection with an application and the maximum fine for which a person is liable on summary conviction for the offence.

Applications below are listed by deadline date.

Applicant detailsPremises detailsSummary of applicationDeadline for representations
Mrs Jody ArmstrongBar 1
28-30 Front Street
Consett
DH8 5AQ

Minor variation of a premises licence 

  • The application is to modify the premises licence by adding conditions. 
  • These proposed conditions are in addition to the existing conditions already on the licence under Annex 2 and Annex 3.
18 June 2024
Tide (NE) LimitedTides
22 North Terrace
Seaham 
SR7 7EU

Application for the grant of a premises licence 

Sale of alcohol (on the premises) Sunday to Wednesday 9.00am to 6.00pm, Thursday to Saturday 9.00am to midnight, New Year's Eve and Valentine's Day until midnight

19 June 2024
S and M Davies Limited

The Dreadnought
60-61 Durham Road
Esh Winning
DH7 9NR

Application for the grant of a premises licence

Sale of alcohol (on the premises) Monday to Sunday 12.00pm to 11.00pm, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day 12.00pm to 01.00am, Durham Miners Gala Day 10.00am to 1.00am

21 June 2024
One Stop Stores Limited

One Stop (formally How Do You Do Public House)
York Road
Peterlee
SR8 2DP

Application for the grant of a premises licence

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 6.00am to 11.00pm

21 June 2024
Beamish Museum Limited

Beamish Open Air Museum
Stanley
DH9 0RG

Minor variation of a premises licence

To update the plans attached to the premises licence

25 June 2024

Mr Kalaivanan Ilayathamby The Wheatsheaf Store 
67 Manor Road 
St Helen Auckland 
Bishop Auckland 
DL14 9ER

Application for the grant of a premises licence 

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Sunday to Thursday 7.00am to 11.30pm, Friday and Saturday 7.00am to 12.30am 

26 June 2024
Mr Joseph PurvisThe Ginnel
10A Church Street
Seaham 
SR7 7HQ

Application for the grant of a premises licence 

  • Live music (indoors) Monday to Sunday 12.00pm to 9.00pm, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve until midnight
  • Recorded music (indoors) Monday to Sunday 11.00am to 11.00pm, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve until midnight
  • Sale of alcohol (on the premises) Monday to Sunday 11.00am to 11.00pm, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve until midnight 
26 June 2024
Mr Heshanth Theivendrarajah

West End Post Office
16 Market Street
Ferryhill
DL17 8JN

Application for the grant of a premises licence

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 6.00am to 10.00pm  

5 July 2024
Rasasrithasan PartheepanThornlaw Post Office 
4 Stanley Terrace
Thornley
DH6 3ES

Application to vary a premises licence 

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 7.00am to 11.00pm

10 July 2024
Vel Mart Retail LimitedThe Billet Mill Convenience Store
Unit 1
Regents Retail Centre 
Consett 
DH8 5YH

Application for the grant of a premises licence 

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 6.00am to midnight

10 July 2024
Sunrise Forecourts Ltd

Front Street Food & Wine
2 Front Street
Wolsingham
Bishop Auckland
DL13 3AA

Application for the grant of a premises licence

Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 6.00am to midnight  

12 July 2024
Gaba and Sons PVT Limited

Gaba and Sons PVT Limited
25-27 West Road
Annfield Plain
Stanley
DH9 7XA

Application to vary a premises licence

Extend the hours for Sale of alcohol (off the premises) Monday to Sunday 7.00am to 11.00pm

To remove the following condition from the licence:

Only three children are permitted to be on the premises at any one time.

12 July 2024

The full Licensing Register/application can be viewed on appointment at:

Annand House
John Street North
Meadowfield
County Durham
DH7 8RS

You can also contact us to request further information on any of the applications.



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