District Councils have responsibilities for the licencing and registration of certain activities which take place within their areas.
A wide range of activities require licencing or registration. Listed below are examples of establishments, activities or events which may be controlled in this way.
- Amusement Arcades
- Betting, Gaming and Lotteries
- Caravan Sites
- Dog Licencing and associated activities
- Ear Piercing and Electroylsis
- Entertainment Premises
- Petroleum Storage
- Street Trading
- Approval for a place of marriage
The Councils involvement requires the inspection of the premises or activity, followed by a report and recommendation to the Strategic policy and Resources Committee of the Council.
For further details, please contact Administration.