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Licensing Schedule of Fees and Charges

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FEES AND CHARGES EFFECTIVE FROM 01 APRIL 2014

Type of Licence Grant Renewal
Riding Establishments* £200 (plus vet fees) £175 (plus vet fees)
Animal Boarding Establishments £130 £115
Pet Shops £130 £115
Performing Animals £115 N/A
Dangerous Wild Animals* £200 (plus vets fees) £185 (plus vets fees)
Breeding of Dogs* £115 (plus vets fees) £95 (plus vets fees)
Zoos**

- Full fee

- 4 year licence (new)

- 6 year licence (renewal)

- New application



£2,620

£2,620



£2,620





£2,620

Massage and Special Treatment

- 1 level of treatment

- 2+ levels of treatment

- Transfer of Ownership

- Application for additional treatments



£170

£220

£80

£80



£135

£176

N/A

N/A

Skin Piercers

£109 N/A

Sex Shop/Sex Cinema***

- 12 month licence

- 6 month licence

- Transfer of ownership

- Variation


£6,454

£5,151

£2,396

£2,361


£3,462

£3,462

N/A

N/A

Sexual Entertainment Venues***

- Transfer

- Variation

- Minor Variation

£6,763

£2,396

£3,691

£722

£3,565

N/A

N/A

N/A

Replacement/Copy Licence for any of the above £30 N/A

* The cost of an independent vet required to be used by the Council as part of the application process will be charged to the applicant as an additional fee.

Licences for Pet Shops, Animal Boarding Establishments and Dangerous Wild Animals all have a renewal date of 31 December.

**Costs for periodic inspections required to be carried out by the Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State are charged to the applicant as an additional fee.

*** Where a premises needs to hold a combination of sex shop, sex cinema or sexual entertainment venue licences a 25% discount applies.

Refund Policy in respect of Sex Establishments
A 50% refund is payable where applications heard by the Licensing and Public Protection Committee are subsequently refused for grant, transfer or variation of Sexual Entertainment Venue Licences. Where applications are withdrawn prior to a Committee hearing, 75% of the fee is refundable.

Where an uncontested renewal application has been withdrawn before a licence is issued – 90% of fee is refundable. Where a contested renewal application has been withdrawn 75% of the fee is refundable.

Refund Policy in respect of all other fees listed above
Any application withdrawn prior to a licence being granted or renewed then 50% of the application fee will be refunded. No refund is payable for those applications refused following a hearing by the Committee.



LICENSING ACT 2003 - PRESCRIBED FEES

Application Fee

Rateable Value


Premises Value

Published

21 January 2005

A

No rateable value up to £4,300

£100

B

£4,301 to £33,000

£190

C

£33,001 to £87,000

£315

D

£87,001 to £125,000

£450

E

£125,001 and above

£635

D primarily alcohol

2 x multiplier

£900

E primarily alcohol

3 x multiplier

£1,905

Refund Policy - 50% refund in respect of withdrawn applications for the grant or variation of a premises licence or club premises certificate prior to grant. No refund payable for applications refused following a hearing by the Licensing Committee.


Annual Charge

Rateable Value

Premises Value

Published

21 January 2005

A

No rateable value up to £4,300

£70

B

£4,301 to £33,000

£180

C

£33,001 to £87,000

£295

D

£87,001 to £125,000

£320

E

£125,001 and above

£350

D primarily alcohol

2 x multiplier

£640

E primarily alcohol

3 x multiplier

£1,050


Other Fees

Personal Licence (grant or renewal)

£37

Temporary Event Notice (TEN)

£21

Theft/loss of premises licence/club certificate, summary, personal licence or TEN

£10.50

Provisional Statement

£315

Change of name, address, club rules

£10.50

Variation of DPS

£23

Transfer of premises licence

£23

Interim Authority Notice

£23

Right of Freeholder notification

£21

Minor Variation

£89

Variation to include alternative condition (no DPS)

£23

Refund Policy - no refund will be paid in respect of withdrawn or refused applications/notifications.

In accordance with the legislation, the full fee is refundable for minor variations if the licensing authority has failed to determine the application within the statutory time period of 15 working days.


GAMBLING ACT 2005 - FEES EFFECTIVE FROM 01 APRIL 2014 TO 31 MARCH 2015

Premises Type

New Licence

1st Annual Fee

Annual Fee

Variation

Transfer

Re-instatement

Provisional Statement

Licence Application (Provisional)

Copy Licence

Change Notification

Casinos

£2074

£317

£415

£2000

£693

£693

£2000

£970

£25

£50

Bingo Clubs

£2074

£317

£415

£1750

£693

£693

£2074

£970

£25

£50

Adult GC

£2000

£244

£337

£1000

£386

£386

£2000

£660

£25

£50

Race Tracks

£2074

£317

£415

£1250

£693

£693

£2074

£950

£25

£50

FECs

£2000

£244

£337

£1000

£386

£386

£2000

£660

£25

£50

Betting Prem

£2074

£244

£337

£1500

£386

£386

£2074

£660

£25

£50

TUN

£270

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

£25

N/A

Refund Policy - 50% refund in respect of withdrawn applications prior to a licence being granted. No refund payable for applications refused following a hearing by the Licensing Committee.



GAMBLING ACT 2005 - PRESCRIBED FEES

Alcohol Licensed Premises

Notification of up to 2 machines

£50

Permit for 3 or more machines (transitional)

£100

New Permit for 3 or more machines

£150

Variation

£100

Transfer of permit

£25

New name to be substituted

£25

Copy permit

£15

1st Annual fee (3 or more machines)

£50

Annual fee (3 or more machines)

£50


Club Gaming and Machine Permits

Renewal and Transitional

£100

New

£200

Renewal after 10 years

£200

Variation

£100

Copy permit

£15

1st Annual fee

£50

Annual fee

£50


Unlicensed Family Entertainment Centres

Transitional

£100

New

£300

Renewal after 10 years

£300

New name to be substituted

£25

Copy permit

£15


Lotteries

New

£40

Annual Fee

£20

Refund Policy - 50% refund in respect of withdrawn applications. No refund payable for applications refused following a hearing by the Committee.

A standard copying charge of 15p per sheet for copies of documents held by the Licensing Service, requested by personal callers to the licensing service reception.

If you require any further details please:-

Contact
Licensing Section,
Crystal Court,
Aston Cross Business Park,
50 Rocky Lane,
Aston,
Birmingham
B6 5RQ
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm, Friday: 9am - 3.30pm)

Telephone: 0121 303 9896
Fax: 0121 303 9982
e-mail: licensing@birmingham.gov.uk