Business Licence Fees

Below is a list of the 2019 Business Licences and their prices, provided by West Lindsey District Council :

Business Licence nameTypePrice
Driver Knowledge Test £33.00
Taxi Drivers Licence (to drive HC/PH Vehicles)3 years£161.00
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) - previously CRB £56.00
Private Hire Operators Licence 5 years£210.00
Private Hire Vehicle1 Year£249.00
Hackney Carriage Vehicle1 Year£249.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate only £28.00
Replacement Vehicle Plate - plate and bracket/clips £37.00
Transfer of Ownership of Vehicle Licence £26.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats or DogsNew or Renewal£228.00 + £102.00
Animal Boarding Establishment - Cats and DogsNew or Renewal£269.00 + £102.00
Home Boarding Establishment or Doggy Day Care EstablishmentNew / Renewal£151.00 + £102.00
Dog Breeding EstablishmentRenewal£228.00 + £102.00
Dog Breeding EstablishmentNew premises£228.00 + £102.00 + vets fees
Sale of Animals LicenceNew / Renewal£182.00 + £102.00
Exhibition of Animals LicenceNew or Renewal£151.00 + £102.00
Dangerous Wild Animals - New or Renewal2 Years£150.00 + vets fees
Hiring of Horses LicenceNew / Renewal£228.00 + £102.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence4 year Initial Application£375.00 + vets fees
Zoo Licence6 year intervals£535.00 + 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 Piercing, Acupuncture, Tattooing, Ear Piercing and ElectrolysisPremises£180.00
Skin Piercing, Acupuncture, Tattooing, Ear Piercing and ElectrolysisPersons£47.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceNew£1,887.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceNew - Compliance Check£129.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceRenewal£308.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceRenewal - Compliance Check£129.00
Sex Shop or Sexual Entertainment Venue LicenceTransfer Fee£408.00
Street Trading Consent £176.00
Change of Details (address, name etc.) on Licence or Copy of Licence £26.00
Scrap Metal - SiteAdmin + Inital Inspection£396.00
Scrap Metal - SiteFollow up Inspection - Year 1£249.00
Scrap Metal - SiteInspection - Year 2£257.00
Scrap Metal - SiteInspection - Year 3£249.00
Scrap Metal - Change of Site Manager £75.00
Scrap Metal - CollectorInital Application£101.00
Scrap Metal - CollectorDocument Inspection - Year 1£36.00
Scrap Metal - CollectorDocument Inspection - Year 2£38.00
Scrap Metal - CollectorDocument Inspection - Year 3£38.00
Scrap Metal - Change of Name/Address £108.00

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