Business Licence Fees

Below is the list of Business Licences and their prices, approved by West Lindsey District Council, with effect from April 2022:

Business Licence Fees
Business Licence name Type Price
Driver Knowledge Test (first attempt)   £38.00
Driver Knowledge Test (re-sit)   £36.00
Dual HC/PH drivers licence 3 years £188.00 + DBS
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) - previously CRB   £50.00
Private Hire Operators Licence 5 years £232.00
Private Hire Vehicle 1 year £266.00
Hackney Carriage Vehicle 1 year £266.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate only   £31.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate and bracket/clips   £41.00
Transfer of Ownership of Vehicle Licence   £30.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats or Dogs New £267.00 + £115.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats or Dogs Renewal £259.00 + £112.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats and Dogs (dual) New £314.00 + £115.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats and Dogs (dual) Renewal £205.00 + £112.00
Home Boarding Establishment New £177.00 + £115.00
Home Boarding Establishment Renewal £117.00 + £112.00
Dog Day Care Establishment New £177.00 + £118.00
Dog Day Care Establishment Renewal £171.00 + £112.00
Dog Breeding Establishment New £267.00 + £118.00 + vet fees
Dog Breeding Establishment Renewal £259.00 + £118.00
Sale of Animals Licence New £213.00 + £115.00
Sale of Animals Licence Renewal £207.00 + £112.00
Exhibition of Animals Licence New or Renewal £177.00
Dangerous Wild Animals - New or Renewal 2 years £176.00 + vets fees
Hiring of Horses Licence New or Renewal £267.00 + £118.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence – first application 4 years £767.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence – renewal 6 years £1,873.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence – annual inspection   £68.00 per hour
Variation to Animal Licence Not including Zoos or Dangerous Wild Animals £68.00 per hour
Appeal for an Animal Licence to be re-rated Not including Zoos or Dangerous Wild Animals £68.00 per hour
Licensed Premises Gaming Machine Permit   £50.00
Skin Piercing Registration Premises £198.00
Skin Piercing Registration Persons £55.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue Licence - New 1 year £1,961.00 + £146.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue Licence Renewal £349.00 + £146.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue Licence Transfer £243.00
Street Trading Consent 1 year £206.00
Scrap Metal - Collector 3 years £117.00 + £130.00
Scrap Metal - Collector change of name/address   £44.00
Scrap Metal - Site 3 years £449.00 + £574.00
Scrap Metal - Change of site manager   £43.00
Caravan site (residential) – new   £321.05
Caravan site (residential) – Fit and Proper Person Registration 5 years £243.00
Caravan site (residential) – Copy of the Fit and Proper Person licence   £28.00
Caravan site (residential) – deposit of site rules   £32.00
Caravan site (residential) – transfer or amendment to licence   £107.02

For more information contact the Licensing Department, stating what kind of licence you are interested in using the contact information below.

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Licensing

West Lindsey District Council
Guildhall
Marshall’s Yard
Gainsborough
DN21 2NA
United Kingdom