Business and licensing

Licensing and regulation

Environmental health licensing

Central Licensing Administration Unit (CLAU) works on behalf of the Northants Licensing Partnership to deliver application processing for a variety of sectors

Alcohol and entertainment licensing

The sale and supply of alcohol, the provision of entertainment and the provision of late night refreshment are all regulated by a single scheme under the Licensing Act 2003

Licensing register

Licensing register including all alcohol and entertainment applications and licences

Animal welfare and licensing

Animal welfare and licensing including animal activities, dangerous wild animals and zoo licensing

Caravan site licensing

Licensing information for running a caravan site

Environmental permits and cooling tower notifications

Information on environmental permits and cooling towers

Gambling licensing and permits

Gambling licensing and permit information for North Northamptonshire

Gambling Act

The Gambling Act and the policy around it in your area

Housing in multiple occupation

Rules and licensing for housing in multiple occupation (HMOs) which is occupied by people who do not form a single household

Highways licences and permits

Apply for a skip or scaffolding licence and information for utilities companies on roadworks permits

Licensing policy

Licensing policy information in your local area

Pavement licence

Helping businesses secure permission to place furniture on the highway and make it easier for them to serve food and drink for consumption outside the premises

Street trading

Getting consent to trade on the street in North Northamptonshire

Tattooists, piercing and electrolysis

Registration information for tattooists, piercing and electrolysis

Taxi licensing

The licensing process for hackney carriage drivers and proprietors and private hire drivers, vehicles and operators