Hypnotism performance licence

Apply

If you wish to show, demonstrate or perform a hypnotism act in public in Brent, you must have authorisation from us, and you must comply with any conditions attached. You must be 18 or older and must be a member of a relevant recognised body.

Licence summary

If you wish to show, demonstrate or perform a hypnotism act in public, you must have authorisation from the local authority in England and Wales where the performance is to take place. 

You must comply with any conditions attached to an authorisation.

Eligibility criteria

You must be eighteen years of age or older and must be a member of a relevant recognised body.

Regulation summary

Read the Hypnotism Act 1952 on legislation.gov.uk

Application and evaluation process

With your completed the application form you also need to submit the following:

  • Proof of public liability insurance
  • Evidence of membership of FESH (the federation of ethical stage hypnotists)
  • A detailed synopsis of the show
  • The application fee