To carry out Face to Face Charity fundraising subscription you must first obtain a permit from Newcastle City Council. The council has a policy of only permitting one charity to carry out a collection. Only two collection days are allowed each week.

Applicants must contact the Licensing Section to check availability of dates. A Face to Face Charity collection is permitted by registered charities.

The council requires at least 28 days notice before the date on which it is proposed to make the collection.

How to apply

Read the document below and complete the application at the end, email the Licensing Section who will confirm availability and issue you with a confirmation application number for completion on the form.

Will Tacit Consent apply?

Yes. This means that you will be able to act as though your application is granted if you have not heard by the end of the target completion period which is 28 days from the date of submission of all correct and relevant information.


Licensing Office
Newington Road East
Newcastle upon Tyne

Phone: 0191 278 3864

Page last updated: 
25 July 2017
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