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Mail :
Licensing Team
Dept. of Community Services
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth PL1 2AA
Phone :
01752 304141
Email :
Fax :
01752 226314



  • Licensing office
  • Monday to Thursday
    9am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 4.30pm
  • Licensing front desk
  • Monday to Thursday
    9am to 11.30am, 2pm to 4pm
  • Friday 9am to 11.30am, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Related pages

  • Baseline agreement - licensing and enforcement


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Alcohol and Entertainment

Information about licenced premises and notices.


Temporary Events Notices (TEN's)

Apply for a TEN's on unlicensed premises

Apply for a licence   Apply for a licence




Taxi and Private Hire

A licence is required for hackney carriage vehicles (taxis) and private hire vehicles.


Street Trading Licence

You need a street trading licence if you intend to sell goods on street.

Apply for taxi licence   Apply for a licence




Charitible Collections

For details about street collection and house to house permit.


Scrap Metal Dealers

If you want to operate as a scrap metal dealer you must have a licence.

Apply for a licence   Apply for a licence




Beauty and Body Art

A licence is required for premises that provide treatments such as skin piercing and hairdressing.


Public Registers

A list of public registers available to be be viewed by members of the public.

Apply for a licence   View public registers




What's New in Licensing

A list of updates in licensing legislation..


A to Z of Licences

An A to Z list of licences.

View updates   View licences