Licences and permits

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Property licences

Some properties need to be licensed before the owners can rent them

Taxis and private hire licensing

Drivers, vehicles and operators and how to apply.

Premises licences for alcohol and entertainment

Pay, apply, vary, transfer, appeal or review a premises licence for alcohol and entertainment. Changes to a designated premises supervisor.

Street trading

Information on street trading, renewing or applying for a new street trading consent or licence.

Personal licence for selling alcohol

Sales of alcohol must be made by, or under the authority of, a Personal Licence Holder. Apply for licence.

Temporary event notices

You’ll need to apply for a Temporary Event Notice (TENs) if you’re holding an event with licensable activities.

Gambling licences

How to apply for, change and transfer a gambling licence.

Fireworks licences

How to apply for a licence to sell fireworks.

Animal licensing

Apply for a licence to run a boarding kennel or cattery, run a riding establishment or sell pet animals

Sexual entertainment venues

Apply for a licence to operate a sexual entertainment venue, or to secure a waiver.

Other licences A to Z

Information about and how to apply for other licences.

Licensing Act 2003 - Register

Register of applications for premises licences, club premises certificates and Temporary Event Notices

Licensing Committee

The Licensing Committee function, objectives and sub committees.

Licensing policy

Details of our current Statement of Licensing Policy

Licences and the Immigration Act 2016

How the Immigration Act of 2016 applies to licences issued under the Licensing Act 2003 and the types of documents we accept for proof of right to work.

Roads and highway licences

Apply for scaffolding, skip, building materials, crane, bus stop or taxi rank suspension and excavation licences.

Charity collection permits

How to apply for a permit to collect money or goods for a charity or charitable cause.