Council tax energy rebate

We have started making payments of the £150 energy rebate to eligible residents who pay by direct debit. Payments are being made in batches as soon as system checks are complete over weeks commencing 9 and 23 May. Those paying by other means will be contacted soon

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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 hours extended for Jubilee

Extension to licensing hours on 2, 3 and 4 June 2022

Animal feed registration

​Animal feed regulations require feed and some food businesses to register with Trading Standards

Animal welfare and licensing

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

Explosives and fireworks sales and storage

If it is your intention to store and supply any explosives you may need a licence to do so

Licensing register

Licensing register including all alcohol and entertainment applications and licences

Caravan site licensing

Licensing information for running a caravan site

Environmental health licensing

The licensing administration team to delivers application processing for a variety of sectors

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

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

Roadworks permit scheme

​Any utility company and any contractor carrying out works within Northamptonshire's road network must apply for a permit

Licensing policy

Licensing policy information

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

​Petroleum storage

Petrol is highly flammable, explosive and toxic and there are laws that you need to follow if you are storing it

Scaffolding licence

All scaffolding companies requiring a licence can apply online

Skip licence

All skip companies requiring a licence or permit can apply online

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

Temporary event notices

To hold an occasional event in our area you may be required to submit a temporary event notice (TEN) to us formally known as 'serving' a Temporary Event Notice