Window cleaner licence

A window cleaner's licence is needed by any person engaged in window cleaning whether as an employee or self-employed.

View the icon guidance note for window cleaners [13Kb] for more information, insurance and exemptions.

How much does a licence cost?

The application fee payable depends on the length of licence that you want.  A one year licence is £110 and a three year licence is £165.

The fees change every year so check with the licensing office before you send payment.

How do I apply?

Apply online

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 6 months (180 days)?

The licence will be granted or renewed.

Contact details

Civic Licensing (applications and payments)

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 475180