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Licensing Schedule of Fees and Charges

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This page details the current General Licensing application fees and charges covering Other Licences, Licensing Act 2003 and Gambling Act 2005.


Other Licences

Type of Licence

Grant

Renewal

Massage & Special Treatment

- 1 level of treatment

- 2+ levels of treatment

- Transfer of ownership

- Application for additional treatments



£180

£210

£82

£82



£140

£187

N/A

N/A

Skin Piercers

£87

N/A

Sex Shop/Sex Cinema*

- 12 month licence

- 6 month licence

- Transfer of ownership

- Variation



£5,987

£4,701

£1,918

£2,339



£3,438

£3,438

N/A

N/A

Sexual Entertainment Venues*

- Transfer

- Variation

£6,291

£1,918

£3,216

£3,637

N/A

N/A

Replacement/copy licence for any of the above

£30

N/A

*Where a premises need to hold a combination of sex shop, sex cinema or sexual entertainment venue licences a 25% discount applies.

Refund policy in respect of Sex Shop/Cinema and Sexual Entertainment Venues
A 50% refund is payable where applications heard by the Licensing and Public Protection Committee are subsequently refused for the grant, transfer or variation of Sexual Entertainment Venue Licences. Where applications of this kind are withdrawn prior to a Committee hearing, 75% of the fee is refundable.

Where an uncontested renewal application has been withdrawn before a licence is issued – 90% of the fee is refundable. Where a contested renewal application has been withdrawn 75% of the fee is refundable.

Refund policy in respect of all other fees listed above
Fees for all General Licensing functions are payable on application. For any application withdrawn prior to a licence being granted or renewed then 50% of the application fee will be refunded. No refund is payable for those applications that are refused following a hearing by the Committee.


Licensing Act 2003 – Prescribed Fees

Application Fee

Rateable Value

Premises Value

Published

21 January 2005

A

No rateable value up to £4,300

£100

B

£4,301 to £33,000

£190

C

£33,001 to £87,000

£315

D

£87,001 to £125,000

£450

E

£125,001 and above

£635

D primarily alcohol

2x multiplier

£900

E primarily alcohol

3x multiplier

£1,905

Refund Policy
Fees for all General Licensing functions are payable on application. For any application withdrawn prior to a licence being granted or renewed then 50% of the application fee will be refunded. No refund is payable for those applications that are refused following a hearing by the Committee.


Annual Charge

Rateable Value

Premises Value

Published

21 January 2005

A

No rateable value up to £4,300

£70

B

£4,301 to £33,000

£180

C

£33,001 to £87,000

£295

D

£87,001 to £125,000

£320

E

£125,001 and above

£350

D primarily alcohol

2x multiplier

£640

E primarily alcohol

3x multiplier

£1,050


Other Fees

Type of Application

Fee

Personal Licence (grant)

£37

Temporary Event Notice (TEN)

£21

Theft/loss of premises licence/club certificate, summary, personal licence or TEN

£10.50

Provisional Statement

£315

Change of name, address, club rules

£10.50

Personal licence change of details

£10.50

Variation of DPS

£23

Transfer of premises licence

£23

Interim Authority Notice

£23

Right of Freeholder notification

£21

Minor Variation

£89

Variation to include alternative condition (no DPS)

£23

Refund Policy
No refund is payable for any withdrawn or refused applications/notifications.

In accordance with the Licensing Act 2003, the full fee is refundable for minor variations if the Licensing Authority fails to determine the application within the statutory time period.


Gambling Act 2005 - Application Fees


Premises Type

New Licence

1st Annual Fee

Annual Fee

Variation

Transfer

Re-insta-
tement

Provisional Statement

Licence Application (Provisional)

Copy Licence

Change Notification

Casinos

£2,403

£367

£481

£2000

£803

£803

£2,317

£1,124

£25

£50

Bingo Clubs

£2,403

£367

£481

£1,750

£803

£803

£2,403

£1,124

£25

£50

Adult Gaming Centres

£2,000

£283

£390

£1,000

£447

£447

£2,000

£765

£25

£50

Race Tracks

£2,403

£367

£481

£1,250

£803

£803

£2,403

£950

£25

£50

Family Entertainment Centres

£2,000

£283

£390

£1,000

£447

£447

£2,000

£765

£25

£50

Betting Premises

£2,403

£283

£390

£1,500

£447

£447

£2,403

£765

£25

£25

Temporary Use Notices

£313

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

£25

N/A

Refund Policy
Fees for all General Licensing functions are payable on application. For any application withdrawn prior to a licence being granted or renewed then 50% of the application fee will be refunded. No refund is payable for those applications that are refused following a hearing by the Committee.

Gambling Act 2005 - Prescribed Fees

Alcohol Licensed Premises

Type of Application

Fee

Notification of up to 2 machines

£50

Permit for 3 or more machines (transitional)

£100

New permit for 3 or more machines

£150

Variation

£100

Transfer of permit

£25

New name to be substituted

£25

Copy permit

£15

1st Annual Fee (3 or more machines)

£50

Annual Fee (3 or more machines)

£50


Club Gaming and Machine Permits

Type of Application

Fee

Renewal and Transitional

£100

New

£200

Renewal after 10 years

£200

Variation

£100

Copy permit

£15

1st Annual Fee

£50

Annual Fee

£50


Unlicensed Family Entertainment Centre

Type of Application

Fee

Transitional

£100

New

£300

Renewal after 10 years

£300

New name to be substituted

£25

Copy permit

£15


Lotteries

Type of Application

Fee

New

£40

Annual Fee

£20

Refund Policy
No refund is payable for any withdrawn or refused applications/notifications.