Licensing and Environmental Health Fees

Information on annual fees for all types of licences issued by the Council.

Select a licence type from the list below to view annual fees.

Environmental Health and Licensing Fees

Animal Welfare Licences

Type of Licence Cost
Standard Licence 420.84
Home dog boarding 332.04
Each additional licensable activity 149.46
Rescore visit 144.00
Variation 50.00
Vets' fees and expenses Actual cost

Boatman and Pleasure Boat Licences

Type of Licence Cost
Initial (Boatman) 105.00
Renewal (Boatman) 35.00
Assistant (Boatman) 35.00
SW Category 1 Hire Boats 49.00
SW Category 5 DTp Passenger Certificate Boats Exempt (on production of current relevant DTp Certification)

Charitable Collections

No charge.

Contaminated Land

£300.00

Cooling Tower and Evaporative Condenser Notification

No charge.

Dangerous Wild Animal Licence

Type of Licence Cost
Licence fee (initial and renewal) 472.80
Vets' fees and expenses Actual Cost

Eco Certificate

£120.00

Film Classification Licence

Type of Licence Cost
Per film £123.60
Per festival £618.00

Food Export Certificate

Type of Licence Cost
Initial 180.00
Renewal 75.00
Amendment to existing certificate (plus renewal fee) 22.00

Food Hygiene Score

Service Cost
Food Hygiene Score Revisit Inspection Fee £156.00 per visit
Food Hygiene Advice Visit £156.00 first hour,
£78.00 per hour thereafter
Safer Food Better Business Pack £36.00 for the Catering SFBB Pack plus a year's diary. £12.00 for a year's diary

Food Premises

Service Cost
Food Premises Register - copy of entries Actual cost
Food Premises Register - full copy £364.80
Food Premises Register - part copy £123.60
Food Premises Registration No fee
Food Safety - Issue of Unfit Food Certificate £121.20

Gambling Licence

Licences issued under the Gambling Act 2005 Notes Fee
Adult Gaming Centre Premises

New

Annual fee

Variation

Transfer

Reinstatement of licence

Provisional statement

Change of circumstances

Copy of licence

£2,000.00

£675.00

£1,000.00

£1,200.00

£1,200.00

£2,000.00

£40.00

£25.00

Bingo Premises

New

Annual fee

Variation

Transfer

Reinstatement of licence

Provisional statement

Change of circumstances

Copy of licence

£3,500.00

£675.00

£1,750.00

£1,200.00

£1,200.00

£3,500.00

£40.00

£25.00

Betting Premises Other i.e. Betting Office

New

Annual fee

Variation

Transfer

Reinstatement of licence

Provisional statement

Change of circumstances

Copy of licence

£3,000.00

£405.00

£1,500.00

£1,200.00

£1,200.00

£3,000.00

£40.00

£25.00

Family Entertainment Centre Premises Licence

New

Annual fee

Variation

Transfer

Reinstatement of licence

Provisional statement

Change of circumstances

Copy of licence

£2,000.00

£540.00

£1,000.00

£950.00

£950.00

£2,000.00

£40.00

£25.00

Small Society Lottery

Grant

Renewal

£40.00

£20.00

Temporary Use Notice   £500.00
Occasional Use Notice   Free
Prize Gaming Permit and Family Entertainment Centre

Gaming Machine Permit

Application

Application (existing operator)

Renewal

Change of name

Copy of permit

£300.00

£100.00

£300.00

£25.00

£15.00

Club Gaming or Machine Permit

Application

Application (existing operator)

Application (Club Premises Certificate)

Renewal

Renewal (Club Premises Certificate)

Annual fee

Variation

Copy of permit

£200.00

£100.00

£100.00

£200.00

£100.00

£50.00

£100.00

£15.00

Gaming Machine Permit on premises holding on-premises

alcohol licence

Application (over 2 machines) - existing

Application (over 2 machines) - new

Variation

Transfer

Annual fee

Change of name

Notification to provide up to 2 machines

Copy of Permit

£100.00

£150.00

£100.00

£25.00

£50.00

£25.00

£50.00

£15.00

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire

Type of Licence Cost
Hackney Carriage Vehicle £193.00
Private Hire Vehicle £170.00
Electric Vehicles £24.00
Driving Licence Renewal (1 Year) £150.00
Driving Licence initial application fee £150.00
Knowledge Test £50.00
DBS £72.00
Driving Licence Renewal (3 Years) £312.00
Replacement Plate £24.00
Transfer of ownership of vehicle £60.00
Operator Licence (Private Hire Only) 1 Year £150.00
Operator Licence (Private Hire Only) 5 Years £500.00
Replacement Driver's Badge £18.00

Holiday Caravan and Camping Site Licences

Type of Licence Cost
New Applications (new properties/change of ownership) £372.00
Depositing site rules with the Local Authority £79.00

 

Homes in Multiple Occupation (HMO)

Licence or service Cost
New Applications (new properties/change of ownership) £446.40
Renewals (every 5 years) £446.40
Fit and Proper £144.00
Housing Act Enforcement Notice Fee £49.20 per hour
Housing Suitability - Immigration Inspection Certificates £96.00
Inspection and report on Housing Conditions under the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 £360.00
Housing Suitability - Charge for Court appearance by inspecting officer £49.20 per hour
Depositing site rules with the Local Authority £94.80

Hypnotism Authorisation

£69.60

Personal Licence

Licence or service Cost
New Personal Licence £37.00
Replacement Personal Licence £10.50

Premises Licence and Club Premises Certificate

New and full variation applications

Band - Non-Domestic Rateable Value Application Fee Annual Fee
A (£0 - £4,300) £100.00 £70.00
B (£4,301 - £33,000) £190.00 £180.00
C (£33,001 - £87,000) £315.00 £295.00
D (£87,001 - £125,000) £450.00 £320.00
E (£125,001 +) £635.00 £350.00

* A multiplier is applied to premises in bands D and E, where they are exclusive or primarily in the business of supplying alcohol for consumption on the premises (mainly large town and city centre pubs):

Band D (x2) E (x3)
*Application Fee £900.00 £1,905.00
*Annual Fee £640.00 £1,050.00

Club premises are not subject to these multipliers. There are additional fees for premises licence applications, and the annual fee for exceptionally large scale events (5,000+), unless certain conditions apply.


Additional Fees

Number in attendance at any one time Additional premises licence fee Additional annual fee payable in applicable
5,000 - 9,999 £1,000.00 £500.00
10,000 - 14,999 £2,000.00 £1,000.00
15,000 - 19,999 £4,000.00 £2,000.00
20,000 - 29,999 £8,000.00 £4,000.00
30,000 - 39,999 £16,000.00 £8,000.00
40,000 - 49,999 £24,000.00 £12,000.00
50,000 - 59,999 £32,000.00 £16,000.00
60,000 - 69,999 £40,000.00 £20,000.00

Other Fees

Other licences and changes to licences Fee
Grant or renewal of personal licence £37.00
Temporary event notice £21.00
Theft, loss, etc. of premises licence or summary £10.50
Application for a provisional statement where a premises being built etc £315.00
Notification of change of name or address £10.50
Application to vary licence to specify individual as premises supervisor £23.00
Application for transfer of premises licence £23.00
Interim authority notice following death etc. of licence holder £23.00
Theft, loss etc. of certificate or summary £10.50
Notification of change of name or alteration of rules of club £10.50
Change of relevant registered address of club £10.50
Theft, loss etc. of temporary event notice £10.50
Theft, loss etc. of personal licence £10.50
Duty to notify change of name or address £10.50
Right of freeholder etc. to be notified of licensing matters £21.00
Minor variation £89.00

Private Water Supplies

Service Cost
Private Water Supply Sampling Fee £82.68
Sample Failure investigation £120.00
Risk Assessment £228.96 per risk assessment

Public Health Funerals

£300.00

Residential Mobile Home/Caravan Site (including mixed residential and holiday sites)

Licence Cost
Annual Fee (£13 per pitch with a minimum of 5 pitches) £78.00
Transfer of Licence £120.00
Standard Amendment £240.00
Site Expansion Amendment (Standard Amendment fee plus £12 per pitch) £240.00 (+£12 per pitch)
Initial Licence (5-pitch site plus £10 per pitch thereafter) £240.00
Replacement Licence (due to loss) £12.60
Deposit of Site Rules £92.40
Service of Enforcement Notices £48.00 (per hour)
Fit and Proper  £144.00

S157

£150.00

Scrap Metal Dealer Licence

Type of Licence Cost
Grant of a Site Licence £222.00
Renewal of a Site Licence £160.80
Transfer from a Site to a Collector Licence £92.40
Grant of a Collector Licence £160.80
Renewal of a Collector Licence £105.60
Transfer from a Collector to a Site Licence £98.40
Change of Licence Holder's details £19.20
Change of Licensed site £98.40
Change of Site Manager £52.80

Sex Establishments

Type of Licence Cost
New Application £5,520.00
Annual Renewal Fee £540.00
Transfer or Variation £1,560.00
Plus Premises Licence/Club Premises certificate Statutory Cost

Skin Piercing Licences

Type of Licence Cost
Skin piercing - registration of person £138.00
Skin piercing - registration of premises £138.00
Skin piercing - adding additional activity £50.00

Small Society Lottery

Type of Licence Cost
Initial Registration (lotteries) £40.00
Renewal £20.00

Street Trading Consent

£587.00

Temporary Event Notice

£21.00

Zoo Licence

Type of Licence Cost
Grant of licence (valid for 4 years) £1,328.40
Renewal of licence (valid for 6 years) £1,623.60
Transfer of licence £444.00
Partially Exempt Premises 100% of Above fees
Vet Inspection Actual Cost