Applying for a Performance Licence

Thank you for your interest in licensing a Nick Hern Books play for performance.

If you want to know whether a particular play is available to perform, or if you're ready to apply for your performance licence, please fill out our Performing Rights Application Form via the link below.



If you have any questions, please take a look at our How to Apply for Rights page, or contact our friendly Performing Rights Department by emailing or calling +44 (0)20 8749 4953.

Applying from outside the UK?

To apply for a performance licence in the following territories, please contact our associate licensing agents:


ORiGiN Theatrical



New Zealand

Play Bureau



All other territories

Please use our standard application form via the link above.