A late hour catering licence is needed by all places serving food, whether on a "sit-in" or "carry-out" basis, between the hours of 11 pm in the evening and 5 am the following morning.
How much does a licence cost?
The application fee payable depends on the length of licence that you want. A one year licence is £362 and a three year licence is £418.
The fees change every year so check with the licensing office before you send payment.
How do I apply?
If you have difficulty applying online please contact the Licensing Department on (01738) 475180.
What happens if the Council fails to make a decision on my application within 9 months?
The licence will be granted or renewed.