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Please note that we are currently reviewing our Statement of Licensing Policy under the Licensing Act 2003. To read the draft and have your say, visit our consultation page

You need a licence to sell alcohol and provide some forms of entertainment within Hillingdon.
Licences are required to keep certain animals and also for businesses that deal with animals, including dog walking and animal boarding.
If you provide gambling facilities, you may need three different types of licence - an operating licence, a personal licence and a premises licence.
All premises offering massage and other special treatments must apply for a licence before they commence trading. It is an offence to operate without a licence.
If you sell produce (including food) in the street in Hillingdon, you may require a street trading licence.
Information and application forms for running a camp or caravan site, marriage ceremony premises, food premises or auction premises.
If you intend to store fireworks or sell them to consumers, you must obtain a licence.
If you are putting on a show involving children or employing a school age child, find out if you need a licence or permit.
Advice and information on all highway related licences and permits.