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Licensing fees and charges 2023/24

Below is a list of fees and charges payable by type of licence. Fees shown are for the period from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024.

Taxi and Private Hire

Hackney Carriage Vehicle licence £243
Private Hire Vehicle Licence £219
Temporary Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence £182
Temporary Private Hire Vehicle Licence £164

Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence (Fully electric/hydrogen fuelled)

Nil
Private Hire Vehicle Licence (Fully electric/hydrogen fuelled) Nil
Private Hire Operator Licence (5 year) £500
Hackney Carriage / Private Hire Driver Licence NEW (3 year) £334
Hackney Carriage / Private Hire Driver Licence RENEWAL (3 year)

£252

Hackney Carriage Knowledge Test (per test) £25
Replacement vehicle licence plate £25

Replacement driver's licence

£22

Amendment / replacement licence document

£23

Transfer of ownership of a licensed vehicle

£47

Criminal Record (DBS) Check £57

Animal activity licences

Animal activity licences related to Hiring out horses, breeding of dogs, providing or arranging the provision of boarding for cats or dogs and selling animals as pets.

Application fee £329
Licence fee (1 Year) £184
Licence fee (2 years) £364
Licence fee (3 years) £546
Application to vary a licence £240
Veterinary fees (if applicable) Recovered at cost
Local authority inspection (on request of licence holder) £164

Animal activity licences related to the keeping or training animals for exhibition (only)

Application fee £219
Licence fee (3 years) £300
Application to vary a licence £158
Veterinary fees (if applicable) Recovered at cost
Local authority inspection (on request of licence holder) £164

Acupuncture, cosmetic piercing, semi-permanent skin colouring, tattooing, electrolysis

Fee to register a premises £121
Fee to register a practitioner £94

Gambling Act 2005 (including small lotteries)

Small lottery societies

Fee to register a small society lottery £40
Small society lottery annual maintenance fee £20

Application for the grant of a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £1,834
Betting Tracks £1,540
Bingo £2,145
Adult Gaming Centres £1,223
Family Entertainment Centres £1,223

Premises licence annual fees

Betting (excluding tracks) £373
Betting Tracks £612
Bingo £612
Adult Gaming Centres £612
Family Entertainment Centres £458

Application to vary a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £917
Betting Tracks £767
Bingo £1,072
Adult Gaming Centres £612
Family Entertainment Centres £612

Application to transfer a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £740
Betting Tracks £584
Bingo £740
Adult Gaming Centres £740
Family Entertainment Centres £584

Application for a provisional statement

Betting (excluding tracks) £740
Betting Tracks £1,540
Bingo £2,145
Adult Gaming Centres £1,223
Family Entertainment Centres £1,223

Application for the grant of a premises licence (provisional statement holders)

Betting (excluding tracks) £740
Betting Tracks £584
Bingo £740
Adult Gaming Centres £740
Family Entertainment Centres £584

Application for reinstatement of a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £740
Betting Tracks £584
Bingo £740
Adult Gaming Centres £740
Family Entertainment Centres £584

Premises licence fees (miscellaneous)

Copy of a premises licence (all types) £25
Notification of a change in respect of a premises licence (all types) £50

Licensed Premises Gaming Machine Permits

Application for grant of a permit £150
Application for variation of a permit £100
Application for the transfer of a permit £25
Annual permit fee £50
Change of name shown on a permit £25
Request for a copy of a permit £15

Licensed Premises Gaming Machines (Automatic Entitlement)

Fee to serve notification £50

Club gaming permits

Application for grant of a permit £200
Application for grant of a permit (club premises certified holders) £100
Application for variation of a permit £100
Application for renewal of a permit £200
Application for renewal of a permit (club premises certified holders) £100
Annual permit fee £50
Request for a copy of a permit £15

Club machine permits

Application for grant of a permit £200
Application for grant of a permit (club premises certified holders) £100
Application for variation of a permit £100
Application for renewal of a permit £200
Application for renewal of a permit (club premises certified holders) £100
Annual permit fee £50
Request for a copy of a permit £15

Family Entertainment Centre Gaming Machine Permit

Application for grant of a permit £300
Application for renewal of a permit £300
Change of name shown on a permit £25
Request for a copy of the permit £15

Prize gaming permits

Application for grant of a permit £300
Application for renewal of a permit £300
Change of name shown on a permit £25
Request for a copy of the permit

£15

Temporary use notices

Fee to serve a Temporary Use Notice £315
Fee for a copy of a Temporary Use Notice £25

Pavement Licence

Application for a licence (6 month licence) £100

 Street trading

Application for a new street trading consent (hot food) £744
Application for a new street trading consent (cold food) £513
Application for a new street trading consent (non food) £744
Renewal (all types)

£268

Scrap metal dealers licences

Application for a new site licence £296
Fee per additional site £153
Application for renewal of a site licence £245
Fee per additional site

£162

Application for a new collectors licence

£148

Application for renewal of a collectors licence

£97

Variation of a licence

£67

Request for a copy of a licence (if lost or stolen)

£26

Zoo licences

Application for grant or renewal of a licence £385
Secretary of state inspector and veterinary fees Recovered at cost

Dangerous wild animals (DWA)

Application for grant or renewal of a licence £266
Veterinary inspection fees Recovered at cost

Sex establishments

Application for grant or renewal of a licence £1,132
Application for transfer of a licence £1,132
Application for variation of a licence £1,132

Mobile Homes Act

Application for a new site licence

Band A - 1 caravan/1 family EXEMPT
Band B - 2 - 20 caravans £179
Band C - 21 - 50 caravans £225
Band D - 51 - 75 Caravans £332
Band E - 76 + caravans £383

Annual fees

Band A - 1 caravan/1 family EXEMPT
Band B - 2 - 20 caravans £179
Band C - 21 - 50 caravans £225
Band D - 51 - 75 Caravans £332
Band E - 76 + caravans £383

Miscellaneous fees

Transfer of licence £102
Variation of a licence £204
Land Registry Fee £4
Deposit, variation or deletion of site rules £51
Application for inclusion on the register of fit and proper persons £200

Enforcement charges (inclusive of travel time but exclusive of mileage)

Mileage 45p per mile
Renewing manager/solicitor £50 per hour
Licensing officer £44 per hour

Hypnotism

Application for authorisation £50