At TV Edwards we specialise in all aspects of Alcohol, Entertainment and Late Night Refreshment Licensing Law We can help you obtain a new Premises Licence, vary an existing licence or help prevent an authority from removing your licence.

Led by our Managing Partner Julian Overton, our Licensing team draws on decades of experience of working with licensed premises in London and further afield. 

What Licensing Activities we can help you with

TV Edwards are experts in all aspects of Licensable activity. We act for businesses seeking to supply alcohol, perform plays, exhibit films, host boxing or wrestling entertainment, perform live or recorded music, performances of dance, or supply hot food or drink after 23.00.  We are instructed by publicans, event organisers, shop keepers, restauranteurs, cafe and takeaway owners, private members clubs, hoteliers, cinema and sports club owners, landlords and tenants.

For further information on some of the areas in which we specialise, please follow the links below. If you have any questions about the services we offer, please do not hesitate to contact us at

How we work in Licensing

We understand the needs of our clients.  Our job is to get the right type of licence in place for your business. Where you find yourself in conflict with neighbours, the police or your local authority, we will try to resolve those difficulties and help you get you back up and running.

We pride ourselves on offering pragmatic and sensible advice to clients to get their applications over the line and get their projects underway as quickly as possible.

We are skilled negotiators and employ innovative solutions to help you achieve your objectives. 

Who we work for

At TV Edwards we work for a huge variety of clients in Licensing matters – from east-end convenience stores to international brands and just about everything in between!  Some of the clients we have worked for recently are:

Our Licensing Fees

Contact us today for an estimate of our fees in your case.  Most applications can be conducted for an all-inclusive fixed fee. In the case of Reviews, Appeals or more complex matters we are likely to work to an hourly charge out rate after providing you with a detailed estimate of costs. Further details on the costs of our services can be found here.

What our clients say

TV Edwards’ licensing team are our secret weapon on so many of our projects. Julian and his team make it effortless to jump through the hoops, tick all the boxes and get our licences in place with ease!” 

Jack Bryant – JBP Promotions

“We applied for a premises licence using TV Edwards. The process was very straightforward: Julian explained the process, asked some questions and his staff basically did the rest. Everyone I dealt with was professional and pleasant. Should a need arise, I would definitely use them again.”

Samir El-Hibri, co-owner – Vanilla Bean Cafe

“TV Edwards have always been our go to Solicitors for licensing. Firstly back in 1997 with Moro and most recently with Morito Hackney Road and Morito in Hackney Wick. Excellent communication and personal customer service, always positive results with minimal stress and good value. We wouldn’t recommend anyone else!”

Sam Clark – Moro

I’d like to thank everyone at TV Edwards’ Licensing team for their help. The whole team did really well and got the right result for me.

Sviatoslav Seliviorstov  – Caligan Limited

“TV Edwards have provided us with an exemplary service in acquiring premises licences for a number of our workspaces. They are communicative, transparent and highly effective and I would recommend their services to any similar business.

Steve Morrin, Managing Director – Sustainable Workspaces

“We were very happy with the support we received from TV Edwards throughout our, ultimately successful, premises licence application. They were diligent throughout, providing helpful guidance along the way and liaising with all of the relevant counterparties.

North London Community group

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