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Thursday , March , 30 2017

Fees and Charges

The following tables show a complete list of application fees, together with the charges made for all other services provided by the licensing department. These fees will apply until 31 January 2018.

Please note from 16 October 2013 if you use a credit card to pay for a Council service, a transaction charge of 2% will be payable. This reflects the card suppliers’ charges to the Council for accepting credit card payments.  Debit card payments do not incur a transaction charge.

Licensing Act 2003

(Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment)

Premises Licence (based on the non domestic rateable value)

New and variation applications Charges (£)
Band A Up to £4,300 100.00
Band B £4,301 to £33,000 190.00
Band C £33,001 to £87,000 315.00
Band D £87,001 to £125,000 450.00
Band E £125,001 and above 635.00
Annual Fee Charges (£)
Band A Up to £4,300 70.00
Band B £4,301 to £33,000 180.00
Band C £33,001 to £87,000 295.00
Band D £87,001 to £125,000 320.00
Band E £125,001 and above 350.00
Other Fees Charges (£)
Temporary Event Notice 21.00
Notify change of name/address 10.50
Replacement of licence 10.50
Variation of premises licence to specify DPS 23.00
Transfer of premises licence 23.00
Right of freeholder to be notified 21.00

Personal Licence

Personal licence Fee (£)
New and renewal 37.00
Notify change of name/address 10.50
Replacement of licence 10.50

There are additional fees in respect of:

  • Premises in Bands D & E primarily in the business of selling alcohol
  • Exceptionally large events (over 5,000 people)
  • Miscellaneous fees available on request

Vehicles

Hackney Carriages

Hackney Carriages Charges (£)
Hackney Carriage New 231.00
Hackney Carriage Renewal 197.00
Hackney Carriage (wheelchair) New 215.00
Hackney Carriage (wheelchair) Renewal 176.00
New Hackney Carriage Driver New (Including identity card) 1yr 125.00  3yr  242.00
Hackney Carriage Driver Renewal (Including identity card) 1yr 75.00 3yr 185.00
Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) (Enhanced) 44.00
Test Fee* 50.00
Re-test Fee* 35.00
Certificate of Compliance 10.00
Door Sign (Each) 10.00
Transfer of Licence 30.00
Vehicle Change 30.00
Duplicate Items 12.00
Duplicate Identity Card 12.00
New Licence Plate 13.00

Private Hire Vehicles

Private Hire Vehicles Charges (£)
Private Hire Vehicle New 200.00
Private Hire Vehicle Renewal 160.00
New Private Hire Vehicle Driver (Including identity card) 1yr 115.00 3yr 242.00
Private Hire Driver Renewal (Including identity card)  1yr 75.00 3yr 185.00
Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) (Enhanced) 44.00
Test Fee* 50.00
Re-test Fee* 35.00
Certificate of Compliance 10.00
Transfer of Licence 30.00
Vehicle Change 30.00
Duplicate Items 12.00
Duplicate Identity Card 12.00
New Licence Plate 13.00

Private Hire Operators

Number of Vehicles Charges (£)
1-5 vehicles 1yr 175.00 5yr 495.00
6-10 vehicles 1yr 245.00 5yr 550.00
11-20 vehicles 1yr 460.00 5yr 670.00
21-30 vehicles 1yr 595.00 5yr 745.00

* Subject to increases in test fees from Resources being passed on.

Street Traders

Item Charges (£)
Street Trading Consent  210.00
Street Trading Consent (Occasional) 50.00
Street Trader New Consent Plate 13.00

Miscellaneous licences

Licence   Charges (£)
Auctioneers   43.00
Riding Establishment (plus vet's fee)   105.00
Scrap Metal Dealer (Site) (3 year Licence)  New/Renewal 415.00
  Vary Name  30.00
  Vary Site Manager  50.00
  Vary Site  165.00
Scrap Metal Dealer (Collector) (3 year Licence) New/Renewal 250.00
  Vary Name/Address 30.00
  Vary Collector 100
Pleasure Boats   45.00
Boatman   25.00

Sex Establishment

Licence Charges (£)
New Application 2500.00
Annual Renewal   1900.00
Variation  250.00
Transfer 125.00
   
   
   

Environmental Protection Licences

Licence or registration  
Acupuncture, Ear Piercing and Tattooing/Skin Colouring (One-off registration)  103.80
Animal Boarding Establishment  103.80
Dog Breeders  103.80
Pet Shops  103.80
Wild Animals (plus vet's fee)  155.70
Zoo Licences  249.12

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