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Information about licenses and permits relating to food, drink and entertainment.
A street café licence allows cafés, pubs or restaurants to sell food and place tables, chairs or furniture on a public pavement.
A safety certificate is needed for certain sports grounds and stands, or for special events within those grounds.
Sex shops are licensed by district and borough councils.
The Licensing Act 2003 covers the sale and supply of alcohol, the provision of regulated entertainment and the provision of late night refreshment.
A person who exhibits or trains any performing animal must be registered by law.