We administer the following business licences and permits. For information on other types of licence (eg taxi licences, street cafes, or boarding animal establishments) you need to contact your local district, borough or city council.
We can approve the use of venues for the purpose of holding civil partnership and marriages and other non statutory ceremonies such as baby naming and renewal of vows.
You are legally required to apply to Norfolk County Council for permission to carry out work, roadworks, streetworks or other notifiable activities on the the public highway, or Norwich City Council who act as our agent for roads within Norwich.
If you operate a sports ground in England, that holds more than 10,000 spectators, you may be required to hold a safety certificate.
If you operate a sports ground in England, which is not designated as requiring a safety certificate, you will still require a safety certificate for any covered stand that holds 500 or more spectators.
Petrol filling stations and other facilities where petrol is dispensed as fuel into the tanks of internal combustion engines are required to be licensed by the relevant Petroleum Licensing Authorities who will ensure that the necessary safety standards are observed and maintained.