Licensing

We are responsible for the administration and enforcement of a wide range of licences and registrations.

  • To supply alcohol or provide late night refreshment or certain entertainments you will need a licence from us

  • Temporary licences to allow bars, restaurants and pubs to seat and serve customers outdoors

  • To operate a vehicle in return for payment you need a licence

  • If you want to carry out gambling activities, including some charitable lotteries, you may need to register or get a licence

  • To sell goods in a street or other public place you need a street trading licence

  • If you want to collect money or goods, or sell things for the benefit of charitable or other purposes in the street or by going house to house, you will need a licence from us

  • Registration of tattooing, ear and skin piercing, acupuncture and electrolysis

  • Licences for animal boarding, pet shops, riding establishments, zoos, dangerous wild animals as pets and dog breeding

  • To collect scrap metal or operate a site dealing in scrap metal you have to have a licence

  • You need permission to put tables and chairs and other street furniture in the highway

  • Fees for the application and renewal of licences

  • Licensing Surgeries
    Times when you can meet with a licensing officer

    Public Access
    Registers and lists of licences