Highways Amenities Licence (Pavement Cafe Licence)

A licence is required to have an area with tables and chairs on the highway outside of your premises.

The application involves a consultation period in which your furniture and barriers must be approved by the Authority.

New Highways Amenities Application form and Guidance

If you wish to apply for a Highways Amenities Licence please complete and submit your application to:

Highways Network and Management Traffic and Safety
Loxley House
Station Street
Nottingham
NG2 3NG

Your application must be accompanied with a plan of your proposed area, Public Liability Insurance and the fee of £300

Renewal of Highways Amenities Licence:

You must renew your Highways Amenities Licence in good time prior to the expiry date. Failure to renew your licence will result in a lapse of licence and the furniture being removed from the highway.

In the case that you have failed to renew your licence, a new application form will need to be submitted as stated above.

If you wish to apply for the renewal of your Highways Amenities Licence please complete and submit your application to:

Licensing  
Central Police Station
Byron House
Maid Marian Way
Nottingham
NG1 6HS

Your application must be accompanied with a plan of your current licensed area, Public Liability Insurance and the fee of £150

Contact Details

Commercial and Operations Licensing
Central Police Station
Byron House
Maid Marian Way
Nottingham
NG1 6HS 

general.licensing@nottinghamcity.gov.uk