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Orkney Islands Council no longer operates a licensing scheme for theatres or the performance of plays.

The theatre licensing regime, previously operated in terms of the Theatres Act 1968, was repealed with effect from 27 January 2021.

If you require further information about this topic please contact the Licensing Team, Legal Services, on telephone: 01856873535, extensions 2229 or 2232, or via email -

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