Business Licence Fees

Below is the list of Business Licences and their prices, approved by West Lindsey District Council, with effect from April 2020:

Business Licence Fees
Business Licence nameTypePrice
Driver Knowledge Test £35.00
Dual HC/PH drivers licence3 years£171.00 + DBS
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) - previously CRB £52.00
Private Hire Operators Licence 5 years£223.00
Private Hire Vehicle1 Year£249.00
Hackney Carriage Vehicle1 Year£249.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate only £29.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate and bracket/clips £38.00
Transfer of Ownership of Vehicle Licence £28.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats or DogsNew or Renewal£242.00 + £108.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats and Dogs (dual)New or Renewal£285.00 + £108.00
Home Boarding Establishment or Doggy Day Care EstablishmentNew / Renewal£160.00 + £108.00
Dog Breeding EstablishmentRenewal£242.00 + £108.00
Dog Breeding EstablishmentNew premises£242.00 + £108.00 + vets fees
Sale of Animals LicenceNew / Renewal£193.00 + £108.00
Exhibition of Animals LicenceNew or Renewal£160.00
Dangerous Wild Animals - New or Renewal2 Years£159.00 + vets fees
Hiring of Horses LicenceNew / Renewal£242.00 + £108.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence4 year Initial Application£398.00 + £298.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence6 year licence£567.00 + £1,134.00 + vets fees
Zoo LicenceAnnual Inspection£63.00 per hour
Variation to Animal LicenceNot including Zoos or Dangerous Wild Animals£63.00 per hour
Licensed Premises Gaming Machine Permit £50.00
Skin PiercingPremises£185.00
Skin PiercingPersons£50.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceNew£1,887.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceNew - Compliance Check£133.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceRenewal£317.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceRenewal - Compliance Check£133.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceTransfer Fee£221.00
Street Trading Consent £187.00
Change of Details (address, name etc.) on Licence or Copy of Licence £26.00
Scrap Metal - Site3 years£408.00 + £521.00
Scrap Metal - Collector3 years£107.00 + £118.00
Scrap Metal - Change of Site Manager £40.00
Scrap Metal - Change of Name/Address £40.00

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

Licensing

West Lindsey District Council
Guildhall, Marshall's Yard
Gainsborough
Lincolnshire
DN21 2NA

Email:  licensing@west-lindsey.gov.uk