If you are a registered eating house that falls into the given categories.

  1. If you have an eating house license and also provide dancing facility to your customers. (Irrespective of how many days in a week the same is provided)
  2. If you have an eating house license and you offer the facility of dance floor along with live DJ/live rock bands etc to your customers.
Then you need to obtain the following:
  1. A Premises License under Regulation 107 of the Regulations for Licensing and Controlling Places of Public Amusement (Other than Cinemas ) to open a place for use as a place of public amusement ;
  2. A year long Performance License under Regulation 116 for holding public amusement activities and
  3. A License under Regulation 190 for sale of tickets whenever there are sale of tickets , for entry

The following documents are required to be submitted.

  • The procedure for obtaining a Premises license for a Discotheque is as follows – The applicant is required to submit the following documents.
    1. Request Letter/application on plain paper.
    2. Proof of ownership (Photocopy of the power of attorney /registry/Deed papers /NOC issued from the DDA Authority duly countersigned by the concerned authority).
    3. Details of the eating House License (if any) along with documents – photocopy of the valid eating house license, trade license, Fire N.O. C etc.
    4. Details of the Excise License if any.
    5. If the Discotheque is in the same premises as the eating house then the following documents are required.
    6. Dimensions of the dance floor/open space along with site plan and 4 photographs from different angles
    7. N.O.C of fire
    8. N.O.C of Electrical Inspector /Copies of the electricity bills.
    9. If the proposed discotheque is in a different premise than the eating house then – Dimensions of the discotheque along with the capacity, four passport size colour photographs of the proposed premises, four copies of the site plan in blue print.
    10. Affidavit Click to Download
  • Once these documents are submitted then the following procedure is adopted by the licensing Unit.

    No Objection reports are called from
    1. Local Police from law and order point of view and also character and antecedent report if the applicant is different from the one who has obtained an eating house license.
    2. Traffic Police
    3. Chief Fire Officer
    4. Electrical Inspector
    5. Entertainment Tax Officer
  • Once all the N.O .C's are obtained the Discotheque License is granted.


    For the renewal of discotheque license individual shall apply at least one month before the expiry of the license and shall submit the following documents.
    1. Application /Request on plain paper from the applicant.
    2. Residence proof of the applicant.
    3. Affidavit Click to Download by the applicant on non-judicial stamp with Rs.10 /- with Rs.5/- on judicial stamp duly attested by Notary Public and self attested photographs.
    4. List of staffs who are working on the discotheque.
    5. Medical fitness of the staff.
    6. NOC issued from Fire Department.
    7. NOC issued from Elect. Inspector.
    8. Health Trade License from MCD/NDMC/DCB for current year