Licensing Fees and Charges

How to pay

Online:

Go to www.worcester.gov.uk/pay-it and click on the green “Pay Now” button. Select the type of licence you want to pay for, fill out the rest of the form, and click the “Pay” button at the bottom of the page.

By phone:

01905 722233 Option 8

By post:

Send a cheque made payable to “Worcester City Council” to:

Worcester City Council
Guildhall
High Street
Worcester
WR1 2EY

In person:

You can pay by cash, card or cheque at the Customer Service Centre in the Hive.

Alcohol Licensing

Club Premise Certificate (New and Variation)

Club Premises Certificate Application and Variation  (A band £0 - £4300)

£100.00

Club Premises Certificate Application and Variation  (B band £4301 - £33,000)

£190.00

Club Premises Certificate Application and Variation  (C band (33,001 - £87,000)

£315.00

Club Premises Certificate Application and Variation  (D band (£87,001 - £125,000)

£450.00

Club Premises Certificate Application and Variation  (E band (£125,001 and over)

£635.00

Annual Fees

Club Premises Certificate Annual Fee (A band £0 - £4300)

£70.00

Club Premises Certificate Annual Fee (B band £4301 - £33,000)

£180.00

Club Premises Certificate Annual Fee  (C band (33,001 - £87,000)

£295.00

Club Premises Certificate Annual Fee  (D band (£87,001 - £125,000)

£320.00

Club Premises Certificate Annual Fee  (E band (£125,001 and over)

£350.00

Club Premises Certificate (Misc)

Copy of Certificate

£10.50

Notification of change of name or alteration of club rules

£10.50

Change of relevant registered address of club

£10.50

Personal Licence (New and Variation)

Application

£37.00

Copy

£10.50

Premise Licence (New and Variation)

Premise Licence Application and Variation (A band £0 - £4300)

£100.00

Premises Licence Application and Variation (B band £4301 - £33,000)

£190.00

Premises Licence Application and Variation (C band (33,001 - £87,000)

£315.00

Premises Licence Application and Variation (D band (£87,001 - £125,000)

£450.00

Premises Licence Application and Variation (E band (£125,001 and over)

£635.00

Premises Licence - Multiplier applied to premises in band D and E where they are exclusively or primarily in the business of selling alcohol

Premises Licence Application and Variation(Dx2)

£900.00

Premises Licence Application and Variation(Ex3)

£1,905.00

Premises Licence (Misc)

Application for making of a provisional statement

£315.00

Copy of Licence

£10.50

Vary a Designated Premises Supervisor

£23.00

Minor Variation

£89.00

Transfer a Premises Licence

£23.00

Notification of Interest in a Premises

£21.00

Notification of Change of name or address (holder of premises licence)

£10.50

Interim authority notice following death etc of Licence Holder

£23.00

Right of freeholder etc to be notified of licensing matters

£21.00

Premises Licence (Annual Fees)

Premise Licence Annual Fee (A band £0 - £4300)

£70.00

Premise Licence Annual Fee (B band £4301 - £33,000)

£180.00

Premise Licence Annual Fee  (C band (33,001 - £87,000)

£295.00

Premise Licence Annual Fee  (D band (£87,001 - £125,000)

£320.00

Premise Licence Annual Fee  (E band (£125,001 and over)

£350.00

Premises Licence Annual Fee (Dx2)

£640.00

Premises Licence Annual Fee (Ex3)

£1,050.00

Premise Licence (Large Venues Only)

Large Venues 5,000 to 9,999

£1,000.00

Large Venues 10,000 t0 14,999

£2,000.00

Large Venues 15,000 to 19,999

£4,000.00

Large Venues 20,000 to 29,999

£8,000.00

Large Venues 30,000 to 39,999

£16,000.00

Large Venues 40,000 to 49,999

£24,000.00

Large Venues 50,000 to 59,999

£32,000.00

Large Venues 60,000 to 69,999

£40,000.00

Large Venues 70,000 to 79,999

£48,000.00

Large Venues 80,000 to 89,999

£56,000.00

Large Venues 90,000 and over

£64,000.00

Premise Licence Annual Fee (Large Venues Only)

Large Venues 5,000 to 9,999 Annual Fee

£500.00

Large Venues 10,000 t0 14,999 Annual Fee

£1,000.00

Large Venues 15,000 to 19,999 Annual Fee

£2,000.00

Large Venues 20,000 to 29,999 Annual Fee

£4,000.00

Large Venues 30,000 to 39,999 Annual Fee

£8,000.00

Large Venues 40,000 to 49,999 Annual Fee

£12,000.00

Large Venues 50,000 to 59,999 Annual Fee

£16,000.00

Large Venues 60,000 to 69,999 Annual Fee

£20,000.00

Large Venues 70,000 to 79,999 Annual Fee

£24,000.00

Large Venues 80,000 to 89,999 Annual Fee

£28,000.00

Large Venues 90,000 and over Annual Fee

£32,000.00

Temporary Event Notice (TEN)

Temporary Event Notice (TEN)

£21.00

Copy of TEN

£10.50

Gambling Licensing

Gambling Premise Licence (New Application)

Adult Gaming Centre

£1,207.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£1,816.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£1,610.00

Bingo Premises

£2,111.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£1,207.00

Temporary Use Notice

£306.00

Temporary Use Notice Copy

£15.00

Gambling Premise Licence (Annual Fees)

Adult Gaming Centre

£604.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£364.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£604.00

Bingo Premises

£604.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£453.00

Provisional Statement Application

Adult Gaming Centre

£1,207.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£1,816.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£1,510.00

Bingo Premises

£2,111.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£1,207.00

Licence Application (Provisional Statement Holders)

Adult Gaming Centre

£1,207.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£1,816.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£1,510.00

Bingo Premises

£2,111.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£1,207.00

Notification of Change

Adult Gaming Centre

£50.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£50.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£50.00

Bingo Premises

£50.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£50.00

Application to Transfer a Licence

Adult Gaming Centre

£725.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£725.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£725.00

Bingo Premises

£725.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£570.00

Application to Vary a Licence

Adult Gaming Centre

£604.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£905.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£755.00

Bingo Premises

£1,055.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£604.00

Reinstatement of Licence

Adult Gaming Centre

£710.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£725.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£570.00

Bingo Premises

£725.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£570.00

Copy of Licence

Adult Gaming Centre

£25.00

Betting Premises (excluding tracks)

£25.00

Betting Premises (tracks)

£25.00

Bingo Premise

£25.00

Family Entertainment Centre

£25.00

Club Gaming

New Application

£200.00

Renewal Application

£200.00

Grant ( Club Premises Cert Holder)

£100.00

Renewal (Club Premises Cert Holder)

£100.00

Annual Fee

£50.00

Change of Name

£100.00

Copy of Permit

£15.00

Existing Operator

£100.00

Club Gaming Machines

New Application

£200.00

Renewal Application

£200.00

Grant ( Club Premises Cert Holder)

£100.00

Renewal (Club Premises Cert Holder)

£100.00

Annual Fee

£50.00

Variation of Permit

£100.00

Change of Name

£25.00

Copy of Permit

£15.00

Existing Operator

£100.00

Transfer of Permit

£25.00

Prize Gaming

Change of Name

£25.00

Copy of Permit

£15.00

Existing Operator

£100.00

New Application

£300.00

Renewal Application

£300.00

Transitional Application Fee

£100.00

Family Entertainment Gaming Machines

New Application

£300.00

Renewal Application

£300.00

Change of Name

£25.00

Copy of Licence

£15.00

Existing Operator

£100.00

Licensed Premises with less than 2 Gaming Machines

New Application

£50.00

Licensed Premises more than 2 Gaming Machines

New Application

£150.00

Annual Fee

£50.00

Change of Name

£25.00

Copy of Permit

£15.00

Existing Operator

£100.00

Transfer of Permit

£25.00

Variation of Permit

£100.00

Small Society Lottery

Lottery Application (New)

£40.00

Lottery Application (Renewal)

£20.00

Animal Licensing

Animal Activity Licences

Information on the fees applicable to these licences is here

N/A

Dangerous Wild Animals

New Application

£300.00

Renewal Application

£300.00

Zoo Licence

Fee

£630.00

Miscellaneous Licensing

Acupuncture/Tattooing/Ear Piercing/ Electrolysis/Skin Colouring/Skin Piercing

Premises registration

£275.00

Practitioner registration

£100.00

Massage and Special Treatments

New Application £355.00
Renewal Application £355.00

Sex Establishments

Application New

£2,100.00

Application Renewal

£1,813.00

Application Transfer

£350.00

Scrap Metal Dealers

Site Licence (New)

£290.00

per additional site

£150.00

Collectors Licence (New)

£145.00

Site Licence (Renewal)

£240.00

per additional site

£150.00

Collectors Licence (Renewal)

£95.00

Variation of Licence

£65.00

Copy of Licence (if lost or stolen)

£25.00

Street Trading Licences

Single Unit 10'x10'

£3,320.00

Single Unit over 10'x10'

£6,166.00

Day fee

£61.00

Per additional trading day

£17.00

Mobile Trader Application

£185.00

Mobile Trader Renewal

£185.00

Street Amenities

New Application

£230.00

Renewal

£57.00

Taxi Licensing

Administration Charge

All Taxi Licence Applications

£36.00

Vehicle Licences

Hackney Carriage New Application

£459.00

Hackney Carriage Renewal

£400.00

Private Hire Vehicle Application

£432.00

Private Hire Vehicle Renewal

£371.00

Transfer/change of ownership

Transfer ownership

£147.00

Replacement licences/plates

Licence (plates) external

£35.00

Licence (paper copy) 

£20.00

Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver's Licence (dual)

New Application

£268.00

Renewal (first renewal after 1st year, valid for 3 years)

£105.00

Disclosure and Barring Service Checks

Enhanced Check

£53.00

DVLA Enquiry

Electronic

£6.50

Paper

£12.00

Knowledge Test Resit

Fee (County Council take payment)

£55.00

Disability Awareness Training

Test Fee

£48.00

Replacement Driver's Licence

Drivers Badge

£20.00

Private Hire Operator's Licence

New/Renewal - 1 year

£250.00

New/Renewal - 3 years

£950.00