Read about the recent changes to the way we manage planning applications.
Our online licensing information service provides details of new street trading applications
To run a caravan and camping site you need a licence from the local authority.
Under the Gambling Act 2005 we are the authority for gambling premise, gaming machine permits and lotteries
We are responsible for the licensing of taxi vehicles and drivers in South Gloucestershire.
Under the Licensing Act of 2003 we are the authority for both alcohol and entertainment licensing.
Covering house to house collections and street collection permits
To be a scrap metal dealer, you need to register with your local authority.
If you intend to run a sex establishment (either a sex shop or sex cinema) you will need a licence.
If you want to sell, expose or offer for sale any article in a street then you must have a licence or consent.