Isle of Wight Council

Isle of Wight Festival

Major Events Licensing

Promoters and organisers of all major events on the Island need to get the correct licenses. Licenses can be got from the Licensing department.

Listed below are the public facing document and the premises licence for the 2022 Isle of Wight Festival.


Public Facing Document

The purpose of the public facing document is to reassure the public that effective plans are in place to manage the effect of the Festival on the local community. Viewing Document: Public Facing Document 2022 ( 

Premises Licence Viewing Document: IW Festival Premises Licence (

Complaints Line

Throughout the event the Council have a complaints line which is available for issues relating to the event to be reported. The phone line will be available between 8am Thursday 16 June and 8am Monday 20 June. The contact number is 01983 823426. This is a 24-hour number.