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You may pay licence application fees using online facilities or by following the appropriate link in the table below. 

Below are the reference numbers you will need for the various types of licence application and the fee payable 

Once you are in the online payments area, at Step 2, there is now a further option to select ’07 Licence Fees’ as a Payment Type.  Use this option and the reference you will need is the following specific code:

Licence Application Type

Reference

Amount £

Animal Boarding and doggy day care (new)
Application fee
Grant fee

8512/11400IN0160


286.00
193.00

More than one animal activity eg boarding and dog breeding

8512/11400IN0175

109.00

Animal activity licence Variation/Re-evaluation fee

8512/11400IN0168

218.00

Approved venue fees

11503/8517REG0004

1500.00

CSE awareness training

8537/11360IN0790

50.00

Dog Breeding
Application fee
Grant fee

8512/11400IN0631


328.00
193.00

Dual drivers
Borough resident
1 year
3 years
Resident elsewhere
1 year
3 years

8537/11360IN0245


126.00
378.00

146.00
438.00

Explosives Licence - new premises
1 Year
2 Years

8200/22110IN0639


105.00
136.00

Explosives Licence - registered premises renewal
1 Year
2 Years

8200/22110IN0639


52.00
83.00

Explosives Licence - stores licence (per licence per year)
1 Year
2 Years

8200/22110IN0639


178.00
234.00

Explosives Licence - stores renewal
1 Year
2 Years

8200/22110IN0639


83.00
141.00

Explosives Licence - all year retail sale of fireworks (yearly)

8200/22110IN0639

500.00

Hiring out horses
Application fee
Grant fee

8512/11400IN0169


412.00
277.00

Dangerous Wild Animals (plus Veterinary fees)

8512/11400IN0163

359.00

Selling animals as pets
Application fee
Grant fee

8512/11400IN0167


286.00
193.00

Keeping or training animals for exhibition

8512/11400IN0174

479.00

Zoo (plus veterinary fees) - 4 yearly

8512/11400IN0163

835.00

Client Transport Authorisation - 3 years

8527/11405IN0187

85.00

Hackney Carriage Driver's Licence
Borough resident
Resident elsewhere

8537/11360IN0180


117.00
137.00

Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence

8537/11360IN0181

255.00

Petroleum storage - not exceeding 2500 litres
Licence - 1 year
Licence - 2 years
Licence - 3 years

8200/22110IN0639


44.00
88.00
132.00

Petroleum storage - exceeding 2500 but not 5000 litres
Licence - 1 year
Licence - 2 years
Licence - 3 years

8200/22110IN0639


60.00
120.00
180.00

Petroleum storage - exceeding 5000 litres
Licence - 1 year
Licence - 2 years
Licence - 3 years

8200/221101N0639


125.00
250.00
375.00

Private Hire Driver's Licence
Borough resident
1 year
3 years
Resident elsewhere
1 year
3 years

8537/11360IN0182



117.00
351.00

146.00
438.00

Private Hire Vehicle Licence

8537/11360IN0184

224.00

Private Hire Operator's Licence New - 1year

8537/11360IN0183

512.00

Private Hire Operator's Licence New - 5 year

8537/11360IN0183

2560.00

Private Hire Operator's Licence Renewal - 1 year

8537/11360IN0183

418.00

Private Hire Operator's Licence Renewal - 5 years

8537/11360IN0183

2091.00

Bedford Town Centre Street Trading Consent (food)

8514/11400IN0453

4510.00

Bedford Town Centre Street Trading Consent (non-food)

8514/11400IN0453

2980.00

Outside Bedford Town Centre Trading Consent

8514/11400IN0453

252.00

Highways Tables and Chairs

8514/11400IN0453

345.00

Scrap Metal Dealers Site Licence

8200/11400IN0406

306.00

Scrap Metal Dealers Collector Licence

8200/11400IN0406

153.00

Sex Establishments - Grant

8512/45210IN0171

4500.00

Sex Establishments - Renewal

8512/45210IN0171

2500.00

Tattooist, piercing and electrolysis
Premises
Individual

8512/22107IN0172


156.70
92.50

Charitable Permits

(Small Lotteries) Registration of Non-Commercial Society - New

8512/45210IN0173

40.00

(Small Lotteries) Registration of Non-Commercial Society - Renewal

8512/45210IN0173

20.00

Licensing Act 2003

Premises Licence

8537/11401IN0177

Various

Minor Variation of Premises Licence

8537/11401IN0177

89.00

Club Premises Certificate

8537/11401IN0178

Various

Minor Variation of Club Premise Certificate

8537/11401IN0178

89.00

Temporary Event Notice

8537/11401IN0179

21.00

Personal Licence

8537/11401IN0176

37.00

Gambling Act 2005

Bingo Premises Licence

8512/11400IN0177

3150.00

Betting Premises (excl Tracks)

8512/11400IN0177

2700.00

Tracks

8512/11400IN0177

2250.00

Family Entertainment Centre

8512/11400IN0177

1800.00

Gaming Centre

8512/11400IN0177

1800.00

Gaming Machines Notification (2 machines on licensed premises)

8512/11400IN0177

50.00

Gaming Machine Permit

8512/11400IN0177

150.00

Club Gaming Permit

8512/11400IN0177

200.00