Accessibility Tools

Skip to main content
How can we help you?

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 £299
Private Hire Vehicle Licence £299
Temporary Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence £225
Temporary Private Hire Vehicle Licence £225

Fully Electric Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence

Nil
Fully Electric Private Hire Vehicle Licence Nil
Private Hire Operator Licence (5 year) 1-3 vehicles £767
Private Hire Operator Licence (5 year) (more than 3 vehicles) £872
Dual Hackney Carriage / Private Hire Driver Licence £269
Private Hire Driver Licence

£269

Knowledge Test (retake) £20
Replacement vehicle licence plate (external) £34

Replacement vehicle licence plate (internal)

£27

Replacement driver's licence

£27

Transfer of ownership of a licensed vehicle

£38

Criminal Record (DBS) Check £56

Animal activity licences

Hiring out horses, breeding of dogs, providing 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

 

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) £163

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

Fee to register a premises £141
Fee to register a practitioner £95

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) £1,870
Betting Tracks £1,570
Bingo £2,187
Adult Gaming Centres £1,246
Family Entertainment Centres £1,246

 

Premises licence annual fees

Betting (excluding tracks) £380
Betting Tracks £624
Bingo £624
Adult Gaming Centres £624
Family Entertainment Centres £467

 

Application to vary a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £935
Betting Tracks £782
Bingo £1,093
Adult Gaming Centres £624
Family Entertainment Centres £624

 

Application to transfer a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £754
Betting Tracks £595
Bingo £754
Adult Gaming Centres £754
Family Entertainment Centres £595

 

Application for a provisional statement

Betting (excluding tracks) £1870
Betting Tracks £1,570
Bingo £2,187
Adult Gaming Centres £1,246
Family Entertainment Centres £1,246

 

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

Betting (excluding tracks) £754
Betting Tracks £595
Bingo £754
Adult Gaming Centres £754
Family Entertainment Centres £595

 

Application for reinstatement of a premises licence

Betting (excluding tracks) £754
Betting Tracks £595
Bingo £757
Adult Gaming Centres £595
Family Entertainment Centres £595

 

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 £306
Fee for a copy of a Temporary Use Notice £25

Pavement Licence

Application for a licence (6 month licence) £100

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

£153

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 £404
Secretary of state inspector and veterinary fees Recovered at cost

Dangerous wild animals (DWA)

Application for grant or renewal of a licence £274
Veterinary inspection fees Recovered at cost

Sex establishments

Application for grant of a new licence £3,863
Application for renewal of a licence £1,931
Application for transfer of a licence £1,931
Application for variation of a licence £1,931

 

Hypnotism

Application for authorisation £50