Isle of Wight Council

Licence - Sports Ground

    Also known as: Stadium

    Service Description: Any sports ground with a capacity of more than 10,000 spectators must be certified by the council. This certificate is issued after inspections to ensure that the ground meets safety criteria laid down by the Government. There is also an input by the Police, Fire and Ambulance Services. The council will advertise the application to invite any objections or comments from residents or potential spectators.