Licence fees

The following fees are required for licenses under the EU Services Directive within South Ayrshire.

Licence Fee
Animal Boarding Establishment £100 (VAT exempt)
Approved Food Premises No fee
Caravan and Camping Site Licence No fee
Cooling Tower Notification No fee
Food Premises Registration No fee
Houses in Multiple Occupation Licence £1050
Itinerant Metal Dealer Licence £412
Late Hours Catering Licence £252
Market Operators Licence £1000
Occasional Licence £10
Performing Animals Registration £100 (VAT exempt)
Permission to Use a Raised Structure £200 For larger applications (e.g. multiple temporary grandstands for golf events) the fee will be dependent on the amount of time required to process the application, as allowed under Section 89(9) of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982.
Pet Shop Licence £100 (VAT exempt)
Petroleum Storage Licence
Transfer of licence Storage < 2500l Storage between 2500l and 50,000l Storage > 50,000L
£8 £42 £58 £120
Premises Licence
Category 1 Category 2 Category 3 Category 4 Category 5 Category 6
£180 £720 £990 £1170 £1530 £1800
(Based on rateable value - see Premises Licensing Fees)
Public Charitable Collections Licence No fee
Public Entertainment Licence
Full (no advert) Temporary Full advert and Outdoor Concerts
£350 £216 £870 £1740 £3620
    (500-2000 persons per day) (2000-5000 persons per day) (over 5000 persons per day)
Riding Establishment Licence £264.75 (VAT exempt)
Road Occupation Consent
  • Staging or Scaffolding - £50 for a period of up to 3 months
  • Hoardings, Temporary Fences, Cranes, Ariel Work Platforms and Containers - £35 for a period of up to 3 months
  • Building Material - £20 for a period of up to 3 months
New General Safety of Sports Grounds Certificate£500
Amendment to Safety of Sports Grounds Certificate £250
Special Safety of Sports Grounds Certificate£250
Regulated Stand Safety Certificate£500
Amendment to Regulated Stand Safety Certificate £250
Special Regulated Stand Safety Certificate £250
Scrap Metal Dealers Registration  
Second Hand Dealers Licence £216
Sex Shop Licence £2215
Skin Piercing and Tattooing Licence Premises licence £354
Personal licence £252 (both for a 3 year period VAT exempt)
Skip Permit £20 for a period up to 3 months
Street Collection Licence No fee
Street Traders Licence £232
Theatre Licence £185
Weighbridge Operators Licence £60.08
Window Cleaners Licence Not applicable
Zoo Licence £288.30 (VAT exempt)