Wealden District Council deal with applications for many different licences, permits, consents, registrations and requests for assistance from the public and the majority of applications for licences are dealt with under delegated authority.
Information on all of our licences, including our fees and application forms can be found on the pages below.
If you are visiting our licensing pages because you are organising a community event, you might also find The “Can Do” guide to organising and running voluntary and community events (external link) useful. This guide has been created by the government to take the confusion out of running an event.
Covers all aspects of alcohol, regulated entertainment and late night refreshment, including temporary events.
Deals with the licensing of premises, registration of small society lotteries and the issuing of permits/ notices for gaming machines.
Includes the licensing of all hackney carriage/ private hire drivers, vehicles and operators.
Covers all aspects of animal licensing including zoos, dangerous wild animals, animal boarding establishments, riding establishments and pet shops.
Includes details of house to house collections and street collections.
Information on all aspects of starting up a food business.
Details of the licenses needed if you business may cause damage to the environment, including environmental permitting, cooling tower notification and motor salvage and scrap metal dealer registrations.
Including piercing, tattooing, acupuncture and electrolysis.
Information on applying for a pleasure boat and boatmans licence.
Including details of the Mobile Homes Act 2013.
Wealden has recently adopted the Hypnotism Act 1952, please see our page for full details.