Licensing and permits
The Institute of Licensing has put together some of the FAQs concerning licensing services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apply for a pavement licence online. Find out who has applied for a license and comment on an application using our pavement licence consultation process.
How to apply for a temporary event notice (TEN) if you are planning to hold an event on unlicensed premises.
Apply for street trading consent including advice about the refusal or revoking of consent.
Apply for a caravan site licence or transfer of a licence for residential, seasonal and touring sites.
Explanatory notes for small society lotteries registration.
Procedures such as acupuncture, tattooing, cosmetic piercing, electrolysis and semi permanent skin colouring need to be registered with our licensing team.
Application forms and licensing fees for premises licences covered by the Gambling Act 2005.
How to apply for a street collections licence including regulations and permit policy.
Apply for a house to house collections licence if you intend to carry out collections for charitable purposes.
Apply for a site or collectors scrap metal licence. Applications are subject to fees and certain requirements.
Apply for a sex establishments licence under the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982.
Public register covering all general licence types. We are currently experiencing problems with the public register if you cannot access specific information please contact our licensing team.
Public register of licensed scrap metal dealers.
Certain types of larger houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) require licences. All HMO application forms and licences are processed by our Housing Standards team.
Licensing Regulatory Committee details including meetings, agendas, membership and attendance statistics.
Licensing Regulatory Sub-Committee details including meetings, agendas, membership and attendance statistics.