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Overview

Apply to the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) to change your tourist accommodation premises to a different category.

The categories for tourist accommodation are:

  • hotels
  • guest houses
  • bed and breakfast establishments
  • self-catering establishments
  • hostels
  • bunk house/camping barn
  • campus accommodation
  • guest accommodation

How to apply

Download an application form from the NITB website or call NITB.

NITB
02890 441545
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You must include an inspection fee which varies depending on the category.

Conditions

Your premises will be re-inspected and a new certificate will be issued if you meet the required minimum standards for the new category.

You must not hold your premises out as being in the new category until the certificate has been issued.