Any person intending to supply fireworks or expose for supply fireworks all year round require a Fireworks Licence other than during the following periods:
- On the first day of the Chinese New Year and the three days immediately preceding it;
- On the day of the Diwali and the three days immediately preceding it;
- During the period beginning on the 15th October and ending on the 10th November; or
- During the period beginning on the 26th December and ending on the 31st December.
If you only intend to supply fireworks during the above periods you will still be required to register your premises for the storage of explosives. Certain exemptions apply to short term storage of fireworks, please contact Trading Standards for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The fee for the grant or renewal of a Licence is payable annually and currently stands at £500.
Last Updated on Monday, September 17, 2018