Individuals and businesses need licences from the Council to do a number of activities.


Alcohol, regulated entertainment and late night refreshment licences

Premises such as pubs, bars, clubs, restaurants, takeaways and off-licences have to apply to the Council for a licence.

Temporary event notices (TENs)


Market and shop front trading licences

Highways and skip licences

Massage and special treatment (MST) licence

If you are charging for health or beauty treatments, like massages or manicures, you need a licence.

Property licensing

Gambling licence

Sex establishment licences

Other licences

Page updated on: 24 January 2024