If your premises are still to be constructed or are undergoing substantial alterations you can apply for a provisional statement to establish whether the premises would be granted a licence after the building works are complete.
Apply for a provisional statement
Please read the guidance notes [PDF 165KB] before applying, particularly the sections on plans, how to advertise the application and the requirement to serve the application on each of the responsible authorities.
Download and complete the provisional statement application form[PDF 179KB] and submit with the plans and £315 fee.
Alternatively you can apply online.
The licensing service is available to contact by telephone between 10.00am and 3.00pm Monday to Friday or visit in person by appointment only at the licensing desk at Blackpool Council's Customer First Centre on Corporation Street .