Licensing fees

Animal licence fees

New licences replaced the dog breeding, pet shop, animal boarding and riding establishment licences on 1 October 2018. We will publish the new licences fees when they become available to us.

Animal licence fees
Licence type Fee
Riding establishment - 3 horses or less  
Riding establishment - 4 horses plus  
Pet shop licence  
Dog breeding licence  
Animal boarding licence  
Dangerous wild animals licence £74 plus veterinary fees
Zoo licence £226 plus veterinary fees
Transfer of zoo licence £126 plus veterinary fees

Pleasure boat and boat operator licence fees

Boat and Boat Operator licence fees
Licence type Fee
Boat operator licence (full/restricted) £64
Motor/rowing boats £84
Dinghies/sailboards £84
Canoes/paddleboards/water bikes/sea cycles £44

Caravan and tent sites licence fees

Site licence fees
Licence type Fee
Residential caravan site licence - application for new site licence £412 (0-5 pitches) plus £80 per additional 10 pitches or part thereof
Residential caravan site licence - annual licensing fee £9 per pitch
Residential caravan site licence - transfer of licence £260
Residential caravan site licence - amendment of licence conditions £196
Residential caravan site licence - depositing site rules £80
Holiday caravan site licence No fee
Tent site licence No fee

Gambling Act 2005 fees

Please note there are other fees not listed

Gambling Act 2005 fees
Licence type Fee
Small society lotteries registration £40
Small society lotteries annual fee £20
Gaming machines in alcohol licensed premises: notification of intent for up to 2 machines £50
Gaming machines permit for 2+ machines: new application fee £150
Gaming machines permit for 2+ machines: variation fee £100
Gaming machines permit for 2+ machines: annual fee £50
Gaming machines permit for 2+ machines: transfer fee £25
Club gaming/machine permit: variation fee £100
Club gaming/machine permit: new application fee where applicant holds club premises certificate £100
Club gaming/machine permit: new application / renewal fee where applicant does not hold club premises certificate £200
Club gaming/machine permit: annual fee £50
Temporary Use Notice (TUN) £500
Unlicensed family entertainment centre permit: new/renewal fee £300
Gaming machines permit change of name £25
Gaming machines duplicate permit £15

Gambling Act 2005 premises licences fees

Gambling Act 2005 premises licences fees
Type of premises New / provisional statement application Variation application Application following provisional statement Transfer / reinstatement Annual fee
Adult gaming centre £1,000 £500 £500 £300 £1,000
Betting (other) £1,000 £500 £500 £500 £600
Betting (track) £2,500 £1,250 £950 £950 £1,000
Bingo £1,000 £500 £500 £500 £1,000
Family entertainment centre £500 £300 £300 300 £500

Fee for copy of licence £15.
Fee to accompany notification of change of circumstances £30.

Hackney carriage/private hire licence fees

Hackney/Private Hire licence fees
Licence type Fee
Private hire operator (5 year licence) £300
Private hire operator (one year licence in appropriate circumstances) £110
Hackney/private hire driver (3 year licence) £125
Hackney/private hire driver (one year licence in appropriate circumstances) £60
Duplicate driver licence £10
DBS enhanced check £52
Hackney/private hire vehicle £145
Vehicle plate £20
Duplicate vehicle licence £20
Transfer vehicle licence £25

Health and beauty registration fees

Health and Beauty Registration fees
Registration type Fee
Acupuncture £105
Cosmetic piercing (including ear piercing) £105
Electrolysis £105
Tattooing £105
Semi permanent skin colouring £105
Any combination of the above £125

Licensing Act 2003 premises licences / club premises certificates fees

Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment

See the Licensing Act 2003 Fees guidance document (PDF: 72Kb / 2 pages) for additional fees for large venues.

Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment application and annual fees
Rateable value of premises New / variation fee Annual fee
No rateable value up to £4,300 £100 £70
£4,301 to £33,000 £190 £180
£33,001 to £87,000 £315 £295
£87,001 to £125,000 £450 £320
£125,001 and above £635 £350
Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment fees
Licence type Fee
Provisional statement £315
Minor variation club/premises £89
Personal licence £37
Temporary Event Notice (TEN) £21
Duplicate licence £10.50
Alteration of club rules £10.50
Transfer premises licence £23
Vary licence to specify DPS £23
Disapply condition requiring DPS £23
Interim Authority Notice £23
Notification of Interest £21

Scrap metal and motor salvage licence and registration fees

Scrap metal licence fees
Licence Fee
Site licence (3 years) £420
Collector's licence (3 years) £370
Variations to the licence (per variation) £50

Street trading consent fees

Street trading consent fees
Licence type Fee
Street trading consent for 12 months £310
Street trading consent for 6 months £155
Street trading consent per day £60
Last updated: Monday, 21 June, 2021.