How to apply for a street trading consent licence

Fees and how to apply


The application fee for a year's street trading consent is £970.

The application fee for a day's street trading consent is £100.

How to apply

You can apply online for street trading consent in this page.

Apply for street trading consent

Alternatively you can download the form (PDF) and return it to the address provided in the form.

Time period for council to normally approve the application

Three months

What happens if your application is not processed by this council within the normal approved time period (tacit consent)

In order to process the application, it may be required to consult other external agencies prior to making a decision. However, should you not receive confirmation that your licence application has been granted or rejected within three months of submission, you may start your business as tacit consent applies to this application.

If you have not heard from us in that time period

Contact Environmental Health

Complaints concerning the process

In the first instance, please contact Environmental Health using the contact form. An appeal against refusal to issue consent or concerning a condition imposed can be made to a panel of Members from the Regulatory Sub-Committee of the council. 

Any change in circumstances

Any substantial changes from those detailed in the original application form should be brought to the attention of the council.

Last updated: ‎21‎/‎12‎/‎2017‎ ‎11‎:‎54‎