Licensing fees and charges

Fees are based on the non-domestic rateable value of the premises.
To find out how much the non-domestic rateable value of your premises is, you can enter your details into the Valuations Office’s website at www.voa.gov.uk.
 
1. Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment licences
1.1 Club premises certificates – applications
 
 
 
Application for new club premises certificate
Band A
100.00
Band B
190.00
Band C
315.00
Band D
450.00
Band E
635.00
Site under construction
315.00
 
 
 
Application for full variation of club premises certificate
Band A
100.00
Band B
190.00
Band C
315.00
Band D
450.00
Band E
635.00
Site under construction
315.00
Application for minor variation of club premises certificate
89.00
Request for duplicate copy of certificate following loss/theft/damage
10.50
Change of name or address on club premises certificate
10.50
Change of club rules
10.50
 
1.2 Club premises certificates – annual fees
 
Annual fee
(payable on anniversary of grant of certificate)
Band A
70.00
Band B
180.00
Band C
295.00
Band D
320.00
Band E
350.00
Site under construction
315.00
 
1.3 Personal licences
Application for new personal licence
37.00
Duplicate copy of licence following theft/loss/damage
10.50
Change of name or address
10.50
 
1.4 Premises licences – applications
 
 
 
 
 
 
Application for new premises licence
Band A
100.00
Band B
190.00
Band C
315.00
Band D
450.00
Band D with multiplier
900.00
Band E
635.00
Band E with multiplier
1,905.00
Site under construction/ development
315.00
Exempt
No fee
 
 
 
 
 
Application for full variation of premises licence
Band A
100.00
Band B
190.00
Band C
315.00
Band D
450.00
Band D with multiplier
900.00
Band E
635.00
Band E with multiplier
1,905.00
Site under construction
315.00
Exempt
No fee
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Additional application fee for high- capacity premises
Capacity: 5,000–9,999
1,000.00
Capacity: 10,000–14,999
2,000.00
Capacity: 5,000–9,999
1,000.00
Capacity: 10,000–14,999
2,000.00
Capacity: 15,000–19,999
4,000.00
Capacity: 20,000–29,999
8,000.00
Capacity: 30,000–39,999
12,000.00
Capacity: 40,000–49,999
16,000.00
Capacity: 50,000–59,999
20,000.00
Capacity: 60,000–69,999
24,000.00
Capacity: 70,000–79,999
28,000.00
Capacity: 80,000–89,999
32,000.00
Capacity: 90,000+
64,000.00
Application for transfer of premises licence
23.00
Application for variation of premises licence to specify premises supervisor
23.00
Application for minor variation of premises licence
89.00
Application to substitute mandatory condition for community premises (if not made simultaneously with another application)
23.00
Application for interim authority notice
23.00
Request for duplicate copy of premises licence following loss/theft/damage
10.50
Change of name or address on premises licence
10.50
 
1.5 Premises licences – annual fees
 
 
 
 
Annual fee
(payable on anniversary of grant of licence)
Band A
70.00
Band B
180.00
Band C
295.00
Band D
320.00
Band D with multiplier
640.00
Band E
350.00
Band E with multiplier
1,050.00
Site under construction
295.00
Exempt
No fee
 
 
 
 
 
Additional annual fee for high- capacity premises
(payable in addition to the standard annual fee)
Capacity: 5,000–9,999
500.00
Capacity: 10,000–14,999
1,000.00
Capacity: 15,000–19,999
2,000.00
Capacity: 20,000–29,999
4,000.00
Capacity: 30,000–39,999
8,000.00
Capacity: 40,000–49,999
12,000.00
Capacity: 50,000–59,999
16,000.00
Capacity: 60,000–69,999
20,000.00
Capacity: 70,000–79,999
24,000.00
Capacity: 80,000–89,999
28,000.00
Capacity: 90,000+
32,000.00
 
1.6 Temporary event notices
Temporary event notice (standard) - submission fee
21.00
Temporary event notice (late) - submission fee
21.00
Duplicate copy of notice following theft/loss/damage
10.50
 
1.7 Miscellaneous
Application for provisional statement
315.00
Notification of legal/financial interest in premises
21.00
For all licensing register entries (if plans required)
3000.00
For all licensing register entries (no plans required)
1000.00
Individual licensing register entry
24.00
 
2. Animal licences
2.1 Animal boarding establishments
Application for new animal boarding establishment licence (up to 1yr)
149.00
Application to renew animal boarding establishment licence (1yr)
149.00
Application to vary animal boarding establishment licence
100.00
Application for new animal boarding establishment licence (home boarding) (up to 1yr)
 
112.00
Application to renew animal boarding establishment licence (home boarding) (1yr)
 
112.00
Application to vary animal boarding establishment licence (home boarding)
 
75.00
Application for new dog day boarding establishment (up to 1yr)
130.00
Application to renew dog day boarding establishment licence (1yr)
130.00
Application to vary dog day boarding establishment licence
87.00
Veterinary inspection of premises * (where required)
Recharged at cost
 
2.2 Dangerous wild animals
Application for licence to keep dangerous wild animals (2yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
112.00
Application to renew licence to keep dangerous wild animals (2yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
112.00
Application to vary licence conditions
(new species/increased numbers of animals)
75.00
Veterinary inspection of premises *
Recharged at cost
 
2.3 Dog breeding establishments
Application for new dog breeding licence (<1yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
130.00
Application to renew dog breeding licence (1yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
130.00
Application to vary licence conditions (increase the number of breeding females)
87.00
Veterinary inspection of premises *
Recharged at cost
 
2.4 Pet shops
Application for new pet shop licence (<1yr)
149.00
Application to renew pet shop licence (1yr)
149.00
Application to vary licence conditions
(new species/increased number of animals)
100.00
Veterinary inspection of premises * (where required)
Recharged at cost
 
2.5 Riding establishments
Application for new riding establishment licence (<1yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
168.00
Application to renew riding establishment licence (1yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
168.00
Application to vary licence conditions (increase the number of animals)
112.00
Veterinary inspection of premises *
Recharged at cost
 
2.6 Zoos
Application for new zoo licence (4yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
556.00
Application to renew zoo licence (6yr) (plus cost of vet inspection)
556.00
Application to vary zoo licence (plus cost of vet inspection)
373.00
Application to transfer zoo licence (plus cost of vet inspection)
278.00
Veterinary inspection of premises *
Recharged at cost
 
3. Betting, gambling and lottery licences
3.1 Lottery registrations
Registration of society for small society lotteries
40.00
Annual fee (payable on anniversary of registration)
20.00
 
3.2 Notices
Temporary use notice submission fee
500.00
Duplicate copy of temporary use notice following theft/loss/damage
25.00
Occasional use notice submission fee
No fee
 
3.3 Permits
Notification of 1-2 gaming machine in alcohol-licensed premises
50.00
 
 
 
Licensed premises gaming machine permit
Application for new permit
150.00
Application for variation of permit
100.00
Application for transfer of permit
25.00
Change of name or address
25.00
Replacement - theft/loss
15.00
Annual fee
50.00
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Club gaming permit
Application for new permit (standard)
200.00
Application for new permit (fast track)
100.00
Application for variation of permit
100.00
Application for renewal of permit (standard)
200.00
Application for renewal of permit (fast track)
100.00
Replacement - theft/loss
15.00
Annual fee
50.00
 
Application for new permit (standard)
200.00
Application for new permit (fast track)
100.00
Application for variation of permit
100.00
 
Club machine permit
Application for renewal of permit (standard)
200.00
Application for renewal of permit (fast track)
100.00
Replacement - theft/loss
15.00
Annual fee
50.00
Prize gaming permit
Application for new permit
300.00
Application for renewal of permit
300.00
Change of name or address
25.00
Replacement - theft/loss
15.00
 
 
Family entertainment centre gaming machine permit
Application for new permit
300.00
Application for renewal of permit
300.00
Change of name or address
25.00
Replacement - theft/loss
15.00
 
3.4 Premises licences - applications
 
 
Application for new premises licence (without provisional statement)
Small Casino
8000.00
Adult gaming centre
1823.00
Betting (track)
2458.00
Betting (other)
3000.00
Bingo
3500.00
Family entertainment centre
1823.00
 
 
Application for new premises licence (with provisional statement)
Small Casino
3000.00
Adult gaming centre
1200.00
Betting (track)
914.00
Betting (other)
1200.00
Bingo
1200.00
Family entertainment centre
915.00
 
 
 
Application for provisional statement
Small Casino
8000.00
Adult gaming centre
1823.00
Betting (track)
2458.00
Betting (other)
3000.00
Bingo
3500.00
Family entertainment centre
1823.00
Application for variation of premises licence
Small Casino
4000.00
Converted Casino
1823.00
Adult gaming centre
626.00
Betting (track)
914.00
Betting (other)
1252.00
Bingo
1593.00
Family entertainment centre
626.00
 
 
Application for transfer of premises licence
Small Casino
1484.00
Converted Casino
1045.00
Adult gaming centre
857.00
Betting (track)
571.00
Betting (other)
857.00
Bingo
857.00
Family entertainment centre
574.00
 
 
Application for reinstatement of premises licence
Small Casino
1484.00
Converted Casino
1045.00
Adult gaming centre
857.00
Betting (track)
571.00
Betting (other)
857.00
Bingo
857.00
Family entertainment centre
574.00
Duplicate copy of licence following theft/loss/damage
20.00
Change of name or address on premises licence
40.00
 
3.5 Premises licences – annual fees
Small Casino
5000.00
 
Converted Casino
3000.00
 
Adult gaming centre
1000.00
 
Betting (track)
1000.00
 
Betting (other)
571.00
 
Bingo
1000.00
 
Family entertainment centre
740.00
 
 
4. Charity collections
4.1 House-to-house collections
Application for house to house collection licence
No fee
 
4.2 Street collections
Application for street collection licence
No fee
 
5. Hypnotism
Authorisation of hypnotism performance
No fee
 
6. Scrap metal dealers (EXECUTIVE-SET FEES)
Application for new scrap metal site licence (3yr)
489.00
Application for new scrap metal collectors licence (3yr)
148.00
Application to renew scrap metal site licence (3yr)
489.00
Application to renew scrap metal collectors licence (3yr)
148.00
Application to vary scrap metal licence - change of licensee details
27.00
Application to vary scrap metal licence - change of licensed sites
340.00
Application to vary scrap metal licence - change of site managers
340.00
Application to vary scrap metal licence - site to collectors licence
340.00
Application to vary scrap metal licence - collectors to site licence
340.00
 
7. Sex establishments
Application for new sex establishment licence
4532.00
Application for renewal of sex establishment licence
3946.00
Application for variation of sex establishment licence
3946.00
Application for transfer of sex establishment licence
344.00
Change of Licensee name
51.00
Replacement copies of documentation
11.00
Administration fee - refunding pro-rata fees for surrendered or revoked
20.00
Refund where applications for grant or renewal are refused in their
740.00
 
8. Taxis and private hire
8.1 Driver licences
 
 
Dual Driver Licence (3 years)
New (inclusive of DBS application and knowledge test)
252.00
(208.00 if providing own enhanced DBS disclosure)
Renewal (inclusive of DBS application)
228.00
(184.00 if providing own enhanced DBS disclosure)
External identity check where required (DBS route 2 verification)
20.00
Re-sit of knowledge and geographical test (following three failed attempts)
24.00
Change of licence holder details
20.00
Replacements (e.g. paper licence, badge, photo ID Card)
20.00
 
8.2 Operator licences
 
Private hire operator licence (5 years)
New & renewal (1-2 vehicles)
990.00
New & renewal (3-15 vehicles)
1290.00
New & renewal (16+ vehicles)
1820.00
Replacement licence
20.00
 
8.3 Vehicle licences
Application for HC vehicle licence (1 year)
254.00
Application for PH vehicle licence (1 year)
223.00
Licensed vehicle transfer fee
40.00
Replacement licensed vehicle fee
47.00
Change of vehicle licence holder/owner details
20.00
Bracket for exterior licence plate
11.00
Replacements (e.g. exterior licence plate, internal licence plate, paper vehicle licence, tariff card)
20.00
Application for advertising (Hackney Carriage only)
22.00
Administration charge – surrender or cancellation of licences
21.00
 
8.4 General
 
Additional copy of the Council’s Taxi and Private Hire Policy
8.00

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