Licensing - Major Events

Isle of Wight Music Festival

The iconic Isle of Wight Festival is the UK’s first major music festival of the summer and has become a must-go event on the music lover’s calendar. Taking place at Seaclose Park just outside of Newport, this legendary festival brings together all the biggest names in music for one weekend.

To go to the Official Isle of Wight Festival website please click here.

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. To view the document please click here (PDF,499KB, 6 pages).

Premises Licence 

The current premises licence can be viewed by clicking here (PDF, 273.19KB, 14 pages).

Traffic Management Plan

To view this years Traffic Management Plan please click here.

Complaints Line

Throughout the event the Council have a Complaints Line which will be available in order for issues relating to the event to be reported and looked into. The phone line will be available between Thursday 21 June (8am) and Monday 25 June (8am). The contact number will be 01983 823426.

If you require further clarification please do not hesitate to contact the Licensing Department by phone or email using the details in the 'Contact' tab above.