Need help completing your Licensing application?

Whether it’s compliancy with prescribed regulations, statutory notices, technical documents or advertising, our Pre-Application Advice Service can help with all aspects of your application.

This service is applicable to applications for new premises, variations, transfers and changes to licence.

Licensing

Gambling Act Consultation

This Consultation closed on 10 August 2018.

New Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Policy Consultation

Consultation on proposed new Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Policy

New Licensing Act Policy Consultation

This Consultation closed on 31 August 2018

Pre-Application Advice Service

Pre-application advice now available in respect of licensing applications

Alcohol and entertainment licences

Personal and premises licences including Temporary Event Notices

Online licensing register

View applications and current licences online

Hackney carriage and private hire

Drivers, operators and vehicles

Animals

Animal boarding and breeding, dangerous wild animals, pet shops, riding establishments and zoos

Caravan sites

Caravan, Camping and Mobile Home sites are required to be licensed

Gambling

Premises, permits, small society lottery, and exempt gaming and charity fundraising

Houses in multiple occupation

Specific information and licensing requirements for buildings where more than one household shares certain amenities

Licensing policies

View our licensing policies

Acupuncture, tattooing, ear-piercing and electrolysis

A licence is required to carry out any of these activities

Scrap metal dealers

What you need to know about applying for a scrap metal dealers licence

Charity collections

House to house and street collections

Sex establishment licence

Licences for sex establishments

Hypnotism

Any exhibition, demonstration or performance of hypnotism on any person requires the written consent from us.