Business and licensing

Licensing and regulation

Environmental health licensing

Find information about environmental health licensing in your area

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

Alcohol and entertainment register

Public information on all alcohol and entertainment applications and licences

Animal licensing

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

Caravan site licensing

Licensing information for running a caravan site

Cooling tower notifications

Cooling tower information

Environmental permits

Certain industrial installations that have the potential to cause pollution are required to have a pollution permit before they operate

Gambling licensing and permits

Gambling licensing and permit information for West Northamptonshire

Gambling Act

The Gambling Act and the policy around it in your area

Houses 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 West 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