Pavement cafe licence applications

If you have a café, mobile food stall or other business selling food and drink that provides an outside seating area on the public highway, you must have a valid street cafe licence.

How to apply

You can apply for a pavement licence using the application form below.


Pavement Café licence applications will be subject to a £30 non refundable application fee. 

Licence fees are recovered by annual invoice, with the first being payable following a successful application.

  • Area less than 20m2 - £206
  • Area exceeding 20m2 - £206 plus £10 per sqm thereafter

Pending pavement café licences are available for you to access