Hypnotism authorisation

If you wish to show, demonstrate or perform a hypnotism act in public within Newport City Council’s administrative district, you must have authorisation from Newport City Council.

You must comply with any conditions attached to an authorisation.

There is no minimum eligibility criteria and once submitted, the application will be considered by Newport City Council’s Licensing Committee.

Read a summary of the regulation relating to this licence.

Tacit consent applies, meaning that  you will be able to act as though your application is granted if you have not heard from us by the end of the target completion period of three months.


Contact Newport City Council on (01633) 656656 or email [email protected]

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