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Licensing and registration

We issue a range of licences, registrations and certificates. On the proceeding pages you can find information on all of these. Soon you will be able to use an electronic application system for submission and payment online to apply for the licences provided under the EU Services Directive.


Licences provided under the EU services directive

Below are the licences/registrations we provide under the EU services directive, along with their cost. Please follow the links for further information.

Petroleum storage

Fireworks and explosives

Sports grounds safety certificate

Details to follow. Please contact with any queries:

Mark Wilson - Technical and Business Manager

Simon Sumner - Principal Trading Standards Officer

01785 277800

sportsgroundsafety@staffordshire.gov.uk

Movement of farm animals

N/A

Highway projection

N/A

Placement of a scaffold and/or hoarding on the public highway

  • £92 domestic property or £122 commercial property for the initial 28 day period or part thereof,
  • then a further £30 for each extension of 28 days or part thereof.

Skip operators

N/A

Skip permit

  • £26 for initial period of 28 days or part thereof,
  • then a further £13 for each extension of 28 days or part thereof.   

Street works

  • £265 standard cost
  • £130 more for every 200m after the first 200m   

Occupation of road in connection with building work

  • £26 for initial period of 28 days or part thereof,
  • then a further £13 for each extension of 28 days or part thereof.  

Civil marriage and civil partnership premises approval

  • £800 - (Category A - up to 2 rooms)
  • £1000 - (Category B - more than 2 rooms)

Other licences we provide

Poisons

You must be registered with the Local Authority if you wish to sell poisons. 

Please contact 01785 8002 for further information.


Licences provided by other authorities

For all enquiries relating to other licences please contact the relevant local district or borough council.

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