Freedom of Information Request

Hypnotism licences

Received: 17 July 2022

Please tell me for the calendar year 2021 and 2022 (up to the date of this email):

1) How many applications for consent to conduct an exhibition, demonstration or performance of hypnotism have been a) received, b) granted, c) granted with consent subsequently withdrawn and d) refused outright?

2) For cases 1c and 1d above, please provide redacted and non-person-identifying details explaining the reason for permission being withdrawn/refused outright.

3) How many times have individuals been fined by your authority for staging a public performance of hypnotism for entertainment purposes without a licence? Please state in each case the monetary value of the fine issued.

Outcome / Documents

  • Response (all information to be supplied) - application/pdf - Download