Any person giving an exhibition, demonstration or performance of hypnotism is required to obtain authorisation from us by way of consent.

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

How do I apply?

  1. Please first view the Conditions for Hypnotism Licence
  2. Download and complete the Application form for demonstration of hypnotism
  3. Enclose the £23 fee and submit at least 28 days before the date of the performance.
  4. Submit your application to:

Licensing, Gravesham Borough Council, Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent DA12 1AU

Should you have any queries you can contact the licensing team by emailing