Other licences

Massage & special treatment

Licence type Grant Renewal
1 level of treatment £196 £153
2+ levels of treatment £230 £204
Transfer of ownership £89 N/A
Application for additional treatments £89 N/A
Replacement/copy licence £30 N/A

Skin piercers

Licence type Fee
Skin piercing treatment £54
Copy licence £30

Skin piercing covers acupuncture, cosmetic piercing, electrolysis, semi permanent skin colouring and tattooing.

Scrap metal dealers

The Licence fee will become payable once the licence has been approved for grant. No licence will be issued unless both parts of the fee have been received.

Application type (grant or renewal) Application fee Licence fee Total amount payable
Scrap Metal Dealer - site licence (first issue or renewal)* £601 £921 £1,522
Two sites £678 £1,841 £2,519
Three sites + £754 £2,762 £3,517
Scrap Metal Dealer - mobile collector's licence (first issue or renewal)* £396 £77 £473
Replacement licence (where original lost or stolen)**     £30

* Valid for three years from date of issue.

** Valid for remaining duration of the original licence issued.

Application Type: Variation Application made in Year 1 of Licence Application made in Year 2 of Licence Application made in Year 3 of Licence
Site Licence to a Collector’s Licence*** -£499 (Refund) -£217 (Refund) £64
Collector’s Licence to a Site Licence £1,113 £806 £499
New Site Manager and/or Partner**** £179 £179 £179
Minor Amendment (ie where no DBS disclosure certificate is required or assessment of an individual’s suitability)**** £64 £64 £64

*** Varying from a Site Licence to a Collector's Licence part way through the term will attract a refund of a proportion of the licence fee, but not the application fee

**** These fees are applicable at any point during the life of the licence.

Sex shop or sex cinema*

Licence type Application fee Licence fee Total amount payable
12 month licence grant £6,354 £179 £6,533
12 month licence renewal £3,572 £179 £3,751
Transfer of ownership £2,067 N/A £2,067
Variation £2,705 N/A £2,705
Replacement/copy licence £30 N/A £30

Sexual entertainment venues*

Licence type Application fee Licence fee Total amount payable
Licence grant £6,609 £255 £6,864
Licence renewal £3,611 £230 £3,841
Transfer £2,054 N/A £2,054
Variation £3,509 N/A £3,509
Replacement/copy licence £30 N/A £30

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

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