Selling these products to Joe public will still require you to have a personal alcohol licence. Prices are as little as £135 for a one day course and are very simple to obtain. Once you have your licence you may apply to your local council for a licence to sell alcohol within the county.
Apply for a distillers licence You should complete form DLA1 and send it to the National Registration Unit. You'll need a licence for every set of premises where you intend to produce spirits. HMRC can decline an application if the largest still to be used has a capacity of less than 18 hectolitres.