A-Z of Services

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

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

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

To sell goods in public you need to be authorised

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

Licensing of sex shops and sexual entertainment venues

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