Other licences and registrations

Information on other relevant licences and registrations required to operate as a business in the borough

Animal licencing guidance notes

Read the guidance about animal licencing if you want to run a pet shop, open an animal boarding establishment or register a performing animal

Information for operators

Information for process operators on how to apply for a permit or make a change to an existing permit. Also contains FAQs.

Apply for a licence to store or sell explosives and fireworks

Apply for a licence to sell or store explosives and fireworks if you want to store explosives or fireworks or sell fireworks outside of set times of the year

Starting a food business

Information on how to register a food business which is free and can be done online or by post and enables the Council to give advice to food business operators.

Apply for a near beer licence

Apply for a near beer licence if you want to sell alcohol on your premises

Occasional sale (boot sale/table top sale) licence guidance notes

Apply for an occasional sale (boot sale/table top sale) licence to hold a car boot sale or table top sale

Apply for a scrap metal dealers licence

Apply for a scrap metal dealers licence if you want to buy or sell scrap metal

Sex Establishment Licence Forms

Information on the grant or renewal of a Sex Establishment Licence

Apply for consent to load and unload at large shops on a Sunday morning

Apply for consent to load and unload at large shops on a Sunday morning if you want to unload goods before 9am on a Sunday